The International Clinical Research Center of St. Anne’s University Hospital in Brno (FNUSA-ICRC), Czech Republic is a new-generation research center focusing on finding new methods, technologies and medicaments for effective prevention, early diagnostics and individualized treatment.

We are the top Central European research center with more than 300 researchers, new technologies and experience in using EU grant support. We focus on research and development mainly in the fields of cardiovascular and neurological diseases. Our partners are world-class research centers and universities. For additional information, you can see our website: http://www.fnusa-icrc.org/en/

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team within the Kardiovize Brno 2030 research group – a health prevention scheme that aims to identify risk factors, novel diagnostic approaches and preventive measure in the Brno town citizen cohort.

Join us as a Principal Investigator and
make our center the next step in your research career.

Research topic:

  • identifying novel risk factors;
  • developing novel diagnostic approaches;
  • identifying, developing and implementing novel preventive measures for cardiovascular, neurological, oncological and other diseases.

You will:

  • manage and coordinate a large epidemiological study;
  • lead a research group focused on preventive medicine;
  • apply for national and international grants;
  • publish results in impacted international journals, present outcomes at international congresses;
  • actively search for new potential international partnerships and closely cooperate with existing collaborating institutions;
  • look for new industrial partners;
  • closely collaborate with other researchers within ICRC;
  • be responsible for budgeting (obtaining grants, getting contracted research agreements and clinical studies, control of the budget).

Our requirements:

  • Ph.D. in Epidemiology, Public Health, Medicine, or Biostatistics; MPH degree is an asset;
  • experience with management of a research team/group;
  • demonstrated ability to carry out independent research in the field of preventive medicine;
  • strong track record of publishing high impact research papers and obtaining grants in the field of preventive medicine;
  • very good command of both spoken and written English, Czech is an asset;
  • excellent oral and written communication skills.

We offer:

  • international working environment;
  • leadership role in the field of preventive medicine;
  • access to a large epidemiological cohort;
  • cooperation with national and foreign institution;
  • support from a biostatistics team;
  • professional support for your grant applications.

The candidates are invited to send their CV, a full list of publications and a statement of research interests to jobs.icrc@fnusa.cz.

We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or any other legally-protected factors.
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Source: https://www.fnusa-icrc.org/images/jobs/Principal_Investigator_-_Epidemiology_Preventive_Medicine.pdf