• Orthopaedic Research Faculty - Assistant/Associate

    Job Number
    Job Type
    Regular Full-Time
    School Of Medicine
    SOM: Orthopaedics: Admin
    Location : Name
    Executive Park-N Druid Hills
    This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
    Working with animals., Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
    Required Documents
    Cover letter, List of References, Research Statement
  • Description

    The Department of Orthopaedics at Emory University School of Medicine houses a vibrant and highly prolific research team within the basic, translational and clinical musculoskeletal research community. 
    We are expanding our research program portfolio through targeted recruitments of two research faculty to complement our musculoskeletal research program at Emory School of Medicine. These faculty positions will be at the Assistant/Associate professor level.  
    Specific areas of focus for these positions include systems biology, developmental biology (preferably spine, tendon) and stem cell biology. 
    Candidates for the Assistant Professor position(s) must have completed their doctorate degree and a highly productive post-doctoral fellowship.  Priority will be given to those candidates with established national prominence and scientific leadership in one or more of the above specific areas and with secured extra-mural funding.
    Candidates for the Associate Professor level position should lead a robust extra-murally funded program in one or more of the above focus areas. Successful candidates will be expected to sustain a highly prolific program in musculoskeletal research and interact with our collaborative team of researchers at Emory University.
    Successful candidates will be provided competitive start-up funds and laboratory space with a primary appointment in the Department of Orthopaedics and a secondary appointment in an appropriate basic science department within Emory University School of Medicine.  They will be encouraged to collaborate with our multidisciplinary community of musculoskeletal researchers and develop translational collaborations with clinician scientists in the Department of Orthopaedics.
    Emory University provides state of the art core facilities as well as established collaborative programs with Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Georgia and other partners and institutions.

    Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.


    Additional Details

    Applications should apply online and  include a cover letter, research statement, up-to-date curriculum vitae and complete information for three references. Additional questions should be emailed under the subject header "Ortho Faculty Search" Ms. Mary Schoenwetter: mary.schoenwetter@emoryhealthcare.org


    Doctorate degree and highly productive post-doctoral fellowship; senior level appointment would require robust externally funded program in one or more of the focus areas. A PhD and two-year post-doctoral fellowship at an accredited institution will be required qualifications for this position.


    Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

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