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AdventHealth Senior Scientist Faculty - Clinical - Translational Research Institute - Orlando in Orlando, Florida


Senior Scientist Faculty - Clinical -Translational Research Institute -AdventHealth Orlando

Location Address: 

301 E. Princeton St., Orlando, FL 32804


Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth LOCATION

  • Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando

  • serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America

  • AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country

  • We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year

Work Hours/Shift:

•           Full Time 

You Will Be Responsible For:   
  • Manages and annually reviews performance of Core staff
  • Participates in scientific presentations and publications in his/her area of expertise
  • Participates in research grant application preparation
  • Participates in Research Protocol planning and IRB submissions
  • Fosters and supports external academic and research collaborations including data management
  • Annual revenue accountability
  • Other duties and responsibilities as determined by the scientific director

What Will You Need:        


  • PhD in Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, exercise physiology, chemistry, biology, or related field
  • At least 5 years of research experience working in area of expertise
  • Proficiency in research and the regulatory environment as evidenced by published research and peer-reviewed work.

For Imaging

  • At least one year of experience in imaging research utilizing high-field magnets
For Energy Expenditure
  • Experience working with Calorimeters (Hood and Whole-Room)
  • Experience leading exercise and energy expenditure studies as primary investigator


  • NIH and/or Pharmaceutical research in the areas of expertise
Job Summary:

The Senior Scientist is responsible for leading the development and conduct of translational research at the TRI and participating in Industry/NIH/Pharmaceutical research that supports the TRI scientific research plan.   Responsible for developing assigned Core program, has annual revenue accountability and provides guidance to other support staff in the performance of protocol-specific tasks.  The Senior Scientist ensures that all research performed under their direction is in compliance with all AdventHealth, TRI, local, state, and federal laws, policies and procedures.  Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.