Located on the central coast of California, Cottage Health is a leading acute care hospital system widely known for superior patient care, innovation, medical research and education. Our mission is to serve the central coast communities with excellence, integrity and compassion. Every day we touch thousands of lives in many different ways, resolute in our mission to put patients first. We take pride in helping our patients get back to living their lives — in the places they love.
We are seeking a Research Scientist to conduct and analyze scientific studies to test clinical hypotheses. You will independently identify issues across clinical tasks and carry out solutions-driven scientific surveys/studies or projects to solve health system and community-based research questions. You will also develops and evaluate new clinical concepts, practices and procedures with research staff, statisticians and healthcare providers utilizing electronic medical records, external data warehouses and large community-based clinical population data.
D. degree in a scientific, technical or biomedical/healthcare-related field
Eight years of experience in clinical/translational research related to population health, outcomes research or generalizable patient care
Experience in manuscript development and utilization of established mathematical and scientific techniques to compile and analyze data
Demonstrated publication record and receipt of grant funding
Proficiency in MS Office
Excellent communication and writing skills
About Cottage Health Ranked a Best Places to Work in Health Care by Fortune & Great Place to Work®, our not-for-profit health system has been providing advanced medical care for patients throughout California for over 125 years. Our health system operates primarily in Santa Barbara, California, and consists of three acute care hospitals, a Rehabilitation Hospital, multiple clinics and a multisite Urgent Care system.
Today, our nationally recognized services provide families with the patient-centered care they deserve. Cottage Health has been widely recognized for our dedication to our staff, providing a work environment full of encouragement, innovation, collaboration and respect. We recognize the contributions, creativity and skills of our remarkable staff, and offer competitive compensation and benefits that include above-market salaries, premium medical coverage, pension plan and 401(k), tax savings accounts and rental, relocation and mortgage assistance.