Recent Job Postings – December

Medical Writer – Oncology

MedErgy, Philadelphia PA Area

Job Description

MedErgy, a scientifically-focused communications agency, is currently seeking an Oncology Medical Writer to join our energetic team of professionals in Yardley, PA.  The core responsibility for this position is guiding the development of content with the highest level of technical accuracy for various accounts. This position must report onsite to our Bucks County, Pennsylvania office.

Qualifications include:

  • Experience in the oncology area is required; publication planning experience is a plus
  • Advanced life sciences degree required; MD, PhD, or PharmD
  • Medical writing experience, including abstracts, posters, oral presentations, publication plans, is a plus
  • Working knowledge of good publication practice, CMPP preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to work in a collaborative team setting
  • Ability to thrive under challenging deadlines and in an energetic environment

MedErgy offers colleagues a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, ST/LT disability, life, 401(k) and tuition reimbursement.

Sr. Research Scientist/Specialist – Statistics, Operations Research – Team Leader

FM Global, Norwood MA

Job Description

The successful candidate will plan, conduct, and direct the development, execution, and evaluation of projects and programs to increase technical knowledge and provide solutions to risk and uncertainty problems related to property loss prevention.

The scientist/engineer will provide rigorous methodologies, new insights, and actionable conclusions relative to the assessment and reduction of risk including the characterization of all forms of uncertainty to research, engineering, underwriting or other corporate business units.

Statistical, analytical, and operations research techniques will be developed to assess, improve or guide internal research studies and to perform engineering and business data analyses.

Relevant internal research activities include the application of design of experiments [DoE], statistical protocols for quality reliability or performance assessment, and uncertainty quantification for fire science, structural response, natural hazards or equipment reliability studies.

Data analyses functions include all aspects of risk related to property loss and business interruption impacts including the development of techniques to optimize appropriate forecasting or to characterize uncertainty.

The successful candidate will serve as Technical Team Leader to the FM Global Research Area Director of Risk, Reliability and Failure Prevention. The scientist/engineer must exhibit technical, managerial, and personal leadership, in addition to technical expertise and problem solving skills to develop new projects and programs both within and outside of Research.

Tenure Track Faculty Position in Cardiovascular or Renal Physiology

University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore MD

Job Description

The Department of Physiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine ( invites outstanding cardiovascular or renal scientists with Ph.D., M.D. or an equivalent degree to apply for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Candidates who elucidate molecular mechanisms and translate their discoveries into an integrated understanding of physiological and/or pathological processes using innovative methodologies in transgenic or model systems are especially encouraged to apply.

The Department of Physiology, ranked 14th in NIH funding, is renowned for its research excellence. Internationally recognized faculty operate cutting edge research programs in cardiovascular, renal, muscle biology and neuroscience fields. We enjoy highly collaborative scientific ventures with clinical and basic science faculty throughout the University. State-of-the-art facilities include core laboratories for microscopy, imaging, genetics, genomics, physiological phenotyping, and structural biology. Training programs in cardiac biology, vascular biology, muscle biology, and integrative membrane biology enhance our research activities.

Interested, qualified candidates should send a CV, a brief summary of past research accomplishments, a statement of future research goals, and have three letters of reference sent by email to by February 1, 2013 for consideration.

The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Visiting Assistant Professors: Comparative Animal Physiology and Animal Behavior (Gettysburg College)

Apply by January 15

Gettysburg College invites applications for two visiting assistant professor positions in the Biology Department to begin Fall 2013. Ph.D. in the Biological Sciences, commitment to teaching and academic advising in the liberal arts tradition, and research that can involve undergraduates are essential; post-doctoral experience preferred. The
successful candidate will share teaching duties in our core biology sequence and teach an upper division course in area of specialization one line for comparative animal physiology and one line for animal behavior.  For more information and to apply, see [Fac Gettysburg Coll 1203]

Incentive Mentoring Program Site Director

The Dunbar –JHU East Baltimore Site Director (SD) will oversee 200+ volunteers to coordinate tutoring, mentoring and  social support services  for Baltimore’s most at risk youth. This position has a two-year commitment to provide continuity for IMP students. The SD will be available to students and volunteers 24/7 to offer support in times of crisis. Actual work schedule will vary and hours are variable, requiring the SD to arrive early or stay late.   Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree in a related field (i.e., Social work. education, public health, behavioral science or community- based education program, service or advocacy) preferred. One year of relevant work experience working with at-risk youth and families preferred.  For complete information and to apply see [IMP_SiteDirector 1205.pdf]


Deadline December 11

The Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research, Biological Systems Science Division, is seeking a motivated and highly qualified individual to serve as the microbiologist responsible for all aspects of the program consisting of microbial genomics and microbial physiology research.  See [Microbiol (PO) DoE 1203]. To learn more about this position, and to apply, visit the official posting:


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