Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) is hiring for a Director of Research.

Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) is hiring for a Director of Research.

Position posted to HRA website on 03/29/2021

Good Afternoon Colleagues,

The Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) is hiring for a Director of Research.

The Director will be responsible for day to day management and implementation of LFA research related programs and initiatives and ensuring that they continue to meet organization wide strategic goals and outcomes.  The Director of Research must demonstrate a high level of professionalism, accuracy, sensitivity, discretion, good judgment and diplomacy.  The individual will work in cooperation with the research team to facilitate collaboration across the LFA, with vendors, external partners and other key stakeholders.

The Director must have an advanced degree in public health and/or science writing and have been part of a research team.  Minimum of 6 years of related experienced required. A working knowledge of FLUXX, Qualtrics, and Salesforce is preferred.  Experience with lupus research/projects a plus.

Please consider sharing with your colleagues in the autoimmune disease industry.  The position is located in Washington, D.C. and will remain open until filled.

Interested and qualified candidates may apply via resume submission to [email protected], identifying ‘Director of Research’ in the subject line.

Ashley Marion, MPH

Research and Grants Senior Manager

Lupus Foundation of America

 

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