A position is available for a full-time trainee (Postgraduate Research Associate) to work in the Yale University Department of Emergency Medicine, with Dr. Cameron Gettel. This is a full-time, paid position with insurance benefits and a unique opportunity to be in a role directly interacting with patients seeking acute care.
The research candidate will train to be a research team member, participate in the start-up, implementation, patient enrollment, data collection, and data analysis for several multifaceted research projects related to emergency medicine, health services research, and health policy. A particular focus of the efforts will be directed towards the growing geriatric population, including persons living with dementia and their caregivers.
The successful candidate will receive intensive mentorship and training in mixed methods research techniques and health services research. He/she will also have an opportunity to participate in manuscript publications, laboratory group meetings, and will gain experience presenting their research.
Postgraduate positions are open to those who have recently received a bachelor and/or master’s degree, but not doctoral degrees. Prior experience in research is preferred, but not required. The position is for 1 year, with possible extension for a second year. The Postgraduate Associate position is a full-time, 12-month appointment, with a salary of $36,960.00 + benefits. This is an ideal position for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and reliable candidate with interest in emergency medicine research.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. If interested, please send a resume with a cover letter to Dr. Cameron Gettel at email@example.com and Jackie Santana at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The anticipated start date is September 2021. In accordance with university requirements for a safe return to in-person university operations, all faculty, staff, and postdoctoral and postgraduate trainees will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by August 1. For additional information, please visit https://your.yale.edu/work-yale/workplace-guidance/workplace-guidance-faqs.