Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research

A leading hospital that is recognized for their excellence in health care is seeking a well-rounded, passionate, and experienced Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research.

The Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research will work in a pediatric hospital that staffs more than 300 employees that treat the world’s most complex orthopedic cases as well as neurological and learning disorders. The Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research will work in a state-of-the-art facility that is recognized for its dedication to the comprehensive care of all patients. The Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research will also join a team of highly skilled team educators, scientists, nurses, and physicians who are devoted to researching pediatric orthopedic care.

The Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research will oversee the translational research program and be an expert in musculoskeletal molecular biology. The Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research will facilitate a team that focuses on the molecular mechanisms that drive orthopedic disorders in children. The Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research will also occupy laboratory and office space of two campuses, an academic medical center and this pediatric hospital. The Research Director must be able to multitask and efficiently transition with ease along the spectrum of their duties. The ideal Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research will be an expert in musculoskeletal molecular biology and have done previous research on the development, growth, homeostasis and repair of the bone. Master’s degree is preferred.

Located in the Dallas metropolitan area, the Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research will be immersed in a region saturated with lots of land and food. Whether that’s affordable housing or amazing outdoor activities, a dull moment is never spent in a place that is filled with opportunities to explore.

This recognized Medical Center is prepared to offer the Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Research an attractive compensation package that includes a generous salary and full suite of benefits.