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Post-Doctoral Fellow

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

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Post-Doctoral Fellow - 29867 Faculty

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Department: Dermatology

Job Title: Post Doctoral Fellow-Clinical Research Fellow

Position #: 00809197 – Requisition #: 29867

Job Summary:

The successful candidate will contribute to clinical trials in the role of a research coordinator and/or sub-investigator in the Department of Dermatology under the direction of Drs. Robert Dellavalle, Stanca Birlea, and Emily Gurnee. There is a 1-year commitment from July 1, 2023, through June 30, 2024, with the option to extend an additional year. Trainees will learn to conduct clinical research using a variety of methodologies and outcomes measures. They will have the opportunity to publish research in peer-reviewed scientific journals and present research at local and national meetings. Completing the research fellowship does not guarantee a residency position within the University of Colorado Department of Dermatology. Our trainees have gone on to successful clinical and clinical research careers under the mentorship of faculty within the University of Colorado Department of Dermatology.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Project initiation (e.g., IRB approval, OnCore, clinical study registration, research staff training, creating manuals of operation)
  • Project execution (e.g., carrying out/overseeing daily research activities, stakeholder engagement activities, team communication activities)
  • Works together as part of the team and collaborates with PIs
  • Maintains study integrity, patient safety, and assists with patient assessments and data collection
  • Remains in compliance with all training requirements, meets established deadlines for data submission, possesses a strong understanding of clinical research regulations and ethics
  • Participates in the supervision and mentorship of clinical research staff and student assistants.

  • Why Join Us:

    The Clinical Research Unit in the Department of Dermatology in the University of Colorado School of Medicine is seeking a 1-year post-doctoral fellow to become involved in a range of dermatology translational research opportunities. Our clinical trials unit is a site for phase II-IV pharmaceutical-sponsored clinical trials and our researchers are involved in several exciting investigator-initiated studies mostly in the field of immune-mediated inflammatory skin diseases.

    The University of Colorado offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, tuition benefits, ECO pass, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays and more. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

    Diversity and Equity:

    The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, persons within the LGBTQ+ community and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.


    Minimum Qualifications:

    Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.
    • MD degree

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Completion of internship

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
    • Knowledge of federal regulations and Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
    • Ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and orally
    • Strong work ethic and excellent interpersonal skills
    • Delivery of high quality and compassionate health care
    • Demonstrated commitment and leadership ability to advance diversity and inclusion
    • Ability to interpret and master complex research protocol information
    • Highly motivated, eager to learn, taking initiative and excellent problem-solving skills
    • Great organizational skills and record keeping abilities
    • Ability to work independently and in a team setting
    • Ability to handle and process detail-oriented documentation and meet designated research deadlines

    How to Apply:

    For full consideration, please submit the following document(s):
    1. A letter of interest describing relevant job experiences as they relate to listed job qualifications and interest in the position
    2. Curriculum vitae / Resume
    3. Undergraduate and medical school transcript (unofficial is okay)
    4. USMLE scores if applicable
    5. Five professional references including name, address, phone number (mobile number if appropriate), and email address

    Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at

    Questions should be directed to:

    Screening of Applications Begins:

    Immediately and continues until position is filled.

    Anticipated Pay Range:

    The starting salary for this position has been established as $56,484.

    The above starting salary represents the University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation unless it is non-exempt.

    Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

    Total Compensation Calculator:

    ADA Statement:

    The University will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the employment application process. To request an accommodation pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Human Resources ADA Coordinator at​.

    Background Check Statement:

    The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

    Vaccination Statement:

    CU Anschutz strongly encourages vaccination against the COVID-19 virus and other vaccine preventable diseases. If you work, visit, or volunteer in healthcare facilities or clinics operated by our affiliated hospital or clinical partners or by CU Anschutz, you will be required to comply with the vaccination and medical surveillance policies of the facilities or clinics where you work, visit, or volunteer, respectively. In addition, if you work in certain research areas or perform certain safety sensitive job duties, you must enroll in the occupational health medical surveillance program.

    Application Materials Required: Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

    Job Category: Faculty

    Primary Location: Aurora Department: U0001 -- DENVER & ANSCHUTZ MED CAMPUS - 20143 - SOM-DERM GENERAL OPERATIONS

    Schedule: Full-time

    Posting Date: May 5, 2023

    Unposting Date: Ongoing Posting Contact Name: Joyce Nelson Posting Contact Email: Position Number: 00809197

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