Clinical Scientist (Pediatrics)

VeraSci is a company located in Durham, NC that specializes in enabling clinical trials research through advanced technologies and neurocognitive measurement. We combine innovative science and technology to advance and improve the clinical trials process for many leading pharmaceutical companies.

We are recruiting for a full-time clinical scientist with 5 years of expert level experience administering, scoring, and reviewing data from any of the following assessments:

  • Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development – 3rd edition (BSID-III)
  • Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development – 4th edition (BSID-4)
  • Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence – 4th edition (WPPSI-IV)
  • Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children – 5th edition (WISC-V)
  • Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale – 4th edition (WAIS-IV)
  • Wechsler Abbreviated Scale Intelligence – 2nd edition (WASI-II)
  • Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scale – 2nd edition (VABS-II)
  • Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scale – 3rd edition (VABS-3)
  • Kaufman Assessment Battery for Children – 2nd edition (KABC-II)
  • Mullen Scales of Early Learning

 

Specific experience in the administration and review of structured and semi-structured interviews and assessments is also necessary

 

Requirements:

  • Doctoral or Master’s degree in psychology, neuropsychology, pediatric psychology or related field.
  • Demonstrated experience (in clinical and/or research settings) in working with children and adolescent populations.
  • Demonstrated experience in conducting assessments and administering scales within a clinical and/or research context.
  • Strong scientific background

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry, particularly CNS clinical trials, is valuable.
  • Clinical experience in conducting assessments and administering scales with children and adolescent populations.
  • Scientific background which includes research experience in neurological and/or psychiatric disorders, psychometrics, cognitive assessment.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, facilitation and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to travel and work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work effectively in a small team environment

 

Please submit resumes and cover letter with salary requirements to:  recruit@verasci.com

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