Learn the skills needed to lead and manage a research team successfully. Leadership Strategies for the Researcher
At a glance
Opportunity for
  • Junior principal investigators and emerging clinician-researchers to build their leadership and management skills.
  • MD and/or PhD involved in clinical research
  • Instructors or assistant professors currently leading research teams
Time commitment
  • Two days
Funding level
  • Tuition-free
Session dates
  • April 7-8, 2015
Application Due
  • 5:00pm on February 26, 2015
  • All applicants will be notified of their status via email no later than March 11, 2015.
Note: The application process is closed. Please check back for future opportunities.

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Leadership Strategies for the Researcher helps prepare clinical and translational investigators as they face the challenges inherent in establishing a research program. This two-day course features both interactive and didactic sessions, with a focus on best practices in leading and managing a team, and navigating a career path in research.

During the course, participants will learn how to:

  • Develop programs and manage projects
  • Negotiate effectively
  • Hire and manage a workforce
  • Manage budgets and grants

All course materials will be provided for attendees. In order to maximize the learning experience, attendees are expected to conduct a thorough review of the course materials in advance of the sessions.