This job board retrieves part of its jobs from: Toronto Jobs | Emplois Montréal | IT Jobs Canada

Find jobs in Texas today!

To post a job, login or create an account |  Post a Job

  Jobs in Texas  

Bringing the best, highest paying job offers near you

previous arrow
next arrow

Director, Research Information Services

National Medical Association

This is a Full-time position in Fort Worth, TX posted June 18, 2021.


It’s a strong word that everyone understands, especially kids.

At Cook Children’s, we’ve made a promise to improve the health of every child in our region.

All of our employees come to work every day with that promise in mind. 

As Cook Children’s Director of Research Information Services you will be responsible for the portfolio of applications and/or systems that are used to conduct research at the Cook Children’s Health Care System.

You will be highly collaborative and proactively engage Cook Children’s research stakeholders in our research community and assist with their technology needs through:
planning budgeting development support.

You will ensure that all decisions and/or investments in research technologies align with Information Services policies and strategic plan.

Cook Children’s is looking for you to have significant professional experience working within academic medical centers in areas including:
governance models research cores Institutional Review Board information security/privacy compliance
Further, you will serve as a resource to the research community by having knowledge of commonly used commercially available and/or open-source research applications/systems.

In this Director role, you will also have broad administrative responsibilities that include:
strategic planning project/program management resource planning change management
You will also be expected to be an ambassador of the organization through employee engagement and will work with your staff on performance reviews, coaching, mentoring and other professional development.

Required Education and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree 4 years of management experience At least, 5 years of experience in healthcare research and/or with an academic medical center At least, 10 years of experience working with information technology Analytical thought processes and strong organizational, team building, conflict resolution, and facilitation skills Proven ability to commit to and meet deadlines Good communication and project skills Research information systems (RIS) and implementation experience Experience with applications/tools such as R, Stata, SAS, SPSS, MySQL, SQL, Oracle, Python, MATLAB, FTP, etc.

Experience with high performance computing clusters.

Experience with inter-institutional large data set sharing models and high speed research networks
Preferred Education and Experience
Graduate degree in a field related to research computing and/or information services Experience participating in organizations such as Educause, Internet2, Lonestar Education and Research Network (LEARN), etc.

About Cook Children’s Health Care System
Cook Children’s Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of eight entities – a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation.Cook Children’s Medical Center Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas.

Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.Cook Children’s traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise – to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.

To live up to this promise, Cook Children’s combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day.History – Cook Children’s has a rich history of nearly a century of caring for children.Our Promise – Knowing that every child’s …

Show more

National Medical Association | 8403 Colesville Road, Suite 820, Silver Spring, MD 20910 | 202-347-1895

Please add your adsense or publicity code here (inc/structure/adsfooter.php)