Deadline extended: Career development opportunity for clinical and translational researchers

OCTRI KL2 Program Request for Applications

The Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute (OCTRI) KL2 supports research training and career development of clinical and translational investigators to conduct interdisciplinary research with scientists from diverse disciplines. In addition to salary support and funds for research activities, scholars are able to utilize additional support services through OCTRI and the Human Investigations Program. The OCTRI KL2 program is funded through NIH.

Letter of Intent Deadline: January 13, 2014 Extended to January 27, 2014

Award Details: The appointment is for two years and provides a maximum of $75,000 or 75% of the scholar’s salary for up to two years. (It is anticipated that the scholar’s department will provide salary support if necessary.) The award includes up to $25,000 per year for research activities and travel. At the end of the appointment, the scholar is expected to have applied for an independent career-development award, such as a K award or an R01 from NIH.

Eligibility: Applicants must have a current or pending faculty appointment as assistant professor (or equivalent level) and have had no prior funding as principal investigator on an NIH research grant.

Learn more about the OCTRI KL2 opportunity.