The Center for Bioethics at the Indiana University School of Medicine offers a two-year fellowship.
Since its founding in 2001, the Indiana University Center for Bioethics (IUCB), Indianapolis, Indiana, has worked to advance research, teaching, and the public understanding of bioethics. Our faculty investigators carry out interdisciplinary, grant-funded research in areas, including decision aids, patient decision making, use of electronic health records and health information, and research ethics. We are also home to the Bioethics and Subject Advocacy Program (BSAP) of the Indiana Clinical and Translational Science Institute (I-CTSI).
Duties & Responsibilities:
Conduct qualitative or quantitative research involving ethical issues, especially regarding focus areas of precision medicine and electronic health information (clinical or research) (40% effort).
Participate in other research projects at the IU Center for Bioethics (20% effort).
Conduct independent research projects in ethics, health policy, or related areas (40% effort).
Contribute to the academic life of the IU Center for Bioethics, including project planning, informal and occasional undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, and the administration of related work at the
Recent PhD in bioethics, philosophy, health policy, public health or a related field with a strong interest in
Experience with qualitative and/or quantitative social science research
Accomplished academic research and writing
Candidates legally approved to work in the USA with either an earned doctoral degree are invited to apply. Position will remain open until qualified applicants are found.
Interested applicants should apply online by completing an application, which is located at this website: [insert website] Applicants will be required to upload a current curriculum vitae and a personal statement.
Further information about the IU Center for Bioethics may be found at:
Additional Salary Information: Benefits: We offer a stimulating, interdisciplinary, academic environment and the opportunity to work with a dynamic team of researchers and teachers in bioethics. Collaborating closely with faculty investigators at the IU Center for Bioethics and the IU School of Medicine, the fellow will have the opportunity to build a portfolio of work at a leading medical research campus.
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