Maven is the largest virtual clinic for women's and family health, offering continuous, holistic care for fertility, pregnancy and parenting. Maven’s award-winning digital programs are trusted by leading employers and health plans to reduce costs and drive better health outcomes for both parents and children. Founded in 2014 by CEO Kate Ryder, Maven has supported more than 10 million women and families to date. Maven has raised more than $200 million in funding from leading investors including Sequoia, Oak HC/FT, Dragoneer Investment Group and Lux Capital.
Recent awards include:
  • Built In NYC Best Place to Work (2022)
  • Built In NYC Best Midsize Companies to Work for (2022)
  • Built In NYC Best Paying Companies (2022)
  • FORTUNE Best Place to Work in Health Care (2021)
  • FORTUNE Best Place to Work in New York (2021)
  • PARENTS@WORK Best Places to Work for Parents (2021)
  • ROCK HEALTH Disruptive Founder of the Year (2021)
  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK Certified (2021)
  • FAST COMPANY #1 Most Innovative Company in Health (2020)
  • CB INSIGHTS Digital Health 150 (2020)
  • INTERBRAND Breakthrough Brand (2020)

Learn more about the meaningful impact your talents will serve for Maven users by clicking here.

We’re looking for a passionate and innovative scientist with independent research experience to join our clinical research and science team for a part-time, 1-year fellowship. The visiting scientist will take a leadership role in bringing a scientific approach to understanding the potential and the value of digital health for women and families. Examples of priority topics include studying the role of virtual care to reduce health disparities, to address social determinants of health, and to fill gaps in in-person care. Across all topics, emphasis will be placed on understanding the mechanisms by which a virtual platform, such as Maven, impacts members’ experiences and outcomes and to generate insights that are relevant broadly in care models. You will bring thought leadership and research expertise, and will play an active role in promoting Maven’s research.

This is a 1-year, 0.5FTE position, with the possibility of on-going collaborations with Maven. The Visiting Clinical Scientist reports to the Chief Medical Officer (CMO). This role can be in-person, remote or hybrid. The visiting scientist will be expected to attend periodic on-site team meetings and travel to conferences.

As a visiting scientist at Maven, you will:

  • Develop your own research agenda relevant to Maven and/or work on projects that are part of the existing research agenda
  • Implement your research agenda in collaboration with the research team
  • Contribute to all aspects of the team’s research, including participating in identifying and prioritizing research questions, study design and interpreting results
  • Disseminate your research through a variety of channels, including leading the submission of at least one peer-reviewed publication, presenting at conferences, and developing other knowledge products (e.g., white papers, blogs, webinars, research-in-progress presentations, etc.)
  • Provide strategic input into Maven’s care design
  • Be an active and engaged member of the research team

We’re looking for you to bring:

  • Expertise in maternal/reproductive health or associated field
  • Experience designing and leading research studies with a track record of publications
  • Strong quantitative, qualitative or mixed methods skills
  • Demonstrated leadership experience as well as experience working in a highly collaborative team environment
  • MD, PhD, or other clinical or master’s level degree plus research experience.

Helpful experiences and skills (if you don’t have them, you can learn them with us!):

  • Familiarity with telemedicine/virtual healthcare
  • Experience working with or researching historically marginalized populations
  • Data visualization

At Maven we believe that a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences enrich our teams and allow us to achieve above and beyond our goals. If you do not have experience in all of the areas detailed above, we hope that you will share your unique background with us in your application and how it can be additive to our teams.  

Benefits & Perks: 

We are reimagining what a supportive workplace looks like, from the inside out. On top of standards such as employer-covered health, dental, and insurance plan options, and generous PTO, we offer an all-of-you, inclusive approach to benefits: 

  • Maven for Mavens: access to the full platform and specialists, including care for everything from mental health, reproductive health, family planning, pediatrics.
  • Whole-self care through wellness partnerships* 
  • Work from anywhere IN THE WORLD summer! 
  • In-office catered breakfast on Tuesday, Wednesday Grubhub lunch program & Thursday Maven get-togethers 
  • 16 weeks 100% paid parental leave, flexible time upon return, and $1.5K/mo for 2 months, new parent stipend*
  • Udemy, annual professional development stipend,  and access to a personal career coach through Maven! 
  • 401K matching for US-based, full-time employees (immediately vesting)

These benefits are applicable to Maven Clinic Co., US-based, full-time employees only. 1099/Contract Providers listed under Maven DCW Providers, PA are ineligible for these benefits. 

Maven is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Please note that Maven Clinic interview requests and job offers only originate from an email address (e.g Maven Clinic will also never ask for bank account information (routing, account numbers), social security numbers, passwords or any other sensitive information to be delivered over email, or phone. If you receive a scam issue or a security issue involving Maven Clinic please notify us at: 

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