Associate Research Scientist

The Associate Research Scientist maintains and conducts a high quality research program to achieve the organizational goals and results within the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute (MCRI). The research activities are determined by the Center Director and there may be opportunities to participate in and receive some funding from existing funded research projects. Positions are classified as tenure or non-tenure track based on organizational need at time of hire.

Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.

Required Education: Doctorate in a relevant scientific field.

Minimum Experience Required: Five years’ experience in research activities relevant to dental and oral health-related sciences including clinical research, public or population health, health services research, or oral health informatics is required (may include doctoral thesis or other research conducted during a postgraduate program). Demonstrated proficiency with scientific methods and software relevant to the area of hire. Documented original research publications in peer-reviewed, National Library of Medicine (NLM) indexed journals, including publications where the applicant is listed as first author.

Preferred/Optional Experience: Expertise in research areas currently generating external funding for center investigators. Demonstrated proficiency in securing extramural funding for research projects. Experience serving as a Principal Investigator and leading research teams.

Apply online. Please reference job number MC170494 when applying. 


Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve, and put the needs of patients and customers first.