The Steadman Philippon Research Institute is known throughout the world for our research into the causes, prevention and treatment of orthopaedic disorders. We are committed to solving orthopaedic problems that limit an individual's ability to maintain an active life.
Our perspective is based on clinical relevance, with a goal of improving the care of the patient. Recognizing that the body's innate healing powers can be harnessed and manipulated to improve the healing process has led to exciting advances in surgical techniques.
Building on our legacy of excellence in orthopaedic sports medicine, SPRI is unlocking the secrets of healing, finding cures and enhancing lives through global leadership in regenerative medicine, scientific research, innovation and education.

If you are interested in working in a dynamic environment where our research into the causes, prevention and treatment of orthopaedic disorders are known throughout the world, please submit your resume and cover letter to

The Spine Research Associate will work with the Center for Outcomes-Based Orthopaedic Research Team at The Steadman Philippon Research Institute. The Spine Research Associate will perform clinical research activities related to different aspects of back and spine orthopaedic surgery and procedures.  This position requires data management and analysis ability, technical writing skills and the ability to complete research projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research under primary direction of the Director of Center for Outcomes-Based Orthopaedic Research
  • Collaborate with investigators and clinic research staff to design sound research methodology and SOPs
  • Perform and oversee data collection, database development, and analysis of multiple concurrent studies
  • Coordinate research projects and manage the timing of several concurrent projects
  • Completes research documents in a professional and coherent manner with minimal oversight
  • Submit, present and publish scientific works; assist in the review and preparation of all manuscripts and abstracts for publication

Attributes and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree required
  • 2+ years experience in research, preferably clinical research
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated proficiency in scientific methods, experimental design, data collection and statistical analysis
  • Knowledge of computer programming, SPSS statistical analysis software package, MySQL and Microsoft Office products
  • Ability to learn quickly, ask good questions, and collaborate effectively to drive projects to completion

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