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The Department of Human Genetics is announcing a vacancy in a neuroscience lab for an individual that will work performing molecular, genetic, and behavioral analysis of rodent models of neuropsychiatric and neurological disease. They will also assist the PI with writing (manuscripts, grants, and IACUC protocols), training other lab personnel (postdocs, graduate students, and undergraduate students), and lab management (EHSO compliance, ordering, etc.).   Preferred Qualifications This position requires a very unique skill set. Training in genetics, behavioral pharmacology, and neuroscience is important, as well as mastery of numerous neuroscience techniques including mouse behavior, molecular biology, mouse intracranial surgery, immunohistochemistry, RNA biology, and transcriptome bioinformatics. Importantly, I will also be relying on this person to help in the day-to-day training of my current graduate students and postdocs, so excellence in mentorship is critical. Responsibilities will also include writing IACUC protocols and managing ordering for the lab. Experience in manuscript and grant writing is also important.   The Department of Human Genetics, together with Emory University School of Medicine, is fully committed to the shared values of diversity and inclusion in order to achieve and sustain excellence. We firmly believe that we best promote excellence by recruiting and retaining a diverse group of faculty and staff promoting a sense of inclusion and belonging for every member of our community. This climate for diversity, inclusion and excellence is critical to attaining the best scholarship, teaching, and research.   Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Job Number
50935
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Hum Gen: Admin
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Position Summary   The Clinical Informationist works with a user-oriented, embedded team of Clinical Informationists to develop and deliver innovative clinical and nursing programs, services, and collections to School of Medicine faculty and graduate medical trainees, Emory Healthcare (EHC) attending physicians and staff, and clinical staff at various clinical teaching sites.   The Clinical Informationist provides a range of services in the Woodruff Health Sciences Center (WHSC) Library’s clinical informationist model, including development of information products and services to support clinical and educational activities, on-demand assistance in locating information, collaboration and consultation on clinical research projects, such as healthcare quality improvement initiatives, collection management, instruction, and assessment.   The incumbent also participates in the work of the Informationists unit in the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library, including responding to information requests, participating in collection development activities, and collaborating on instruction and other activities to support the services of the Informationists to the health and life sciences faculty, staff and students at Emory University.   Essential Responsibilities & Duties   Administrative and Operational - In consultation with WHSC Library, develops and executes a strategic plan to ensure that the branch library supports the established missions and initiatives of the School of Medicine and Emory Healthcare efficiently and cost-effectively. - Documents policies and procedures for branch processes and services. - Ensures that the facility is operational and maintained; coordinates with departments at branch location to ensure maintenance of facility and equipment. - Attends Clinical Informationist Services meetings (mandatory), Informationist meetings (mandatory), and staff meetings (mandatory). - Works at clinical branch libraries and other Emory Healthcare campuses as needed to ensure consistent service. Informatics, Consultation, and Research Assistance - Consults and collaborates with physicians, nurses and other clinical staff on research, quality improvement projects, and instruction - Collaborates with clinical staff to develop information products, digital tools, and services to facilitate on-demand use of information in clinical and educational activities - Provides research, reference, and library technology assistance to Emory University students, faculty and staff. - Assesses the impact of services; supports existing service model and develops/recommends new services Collection Development & Management - Develops a core collection of resources that support the patient care and research requirements of hospital staff and physicians, and complement the online resources in clinical areas of specialization, in accord with current Collection Development policies - Reviews and selects materials from approval plan vendors for WHSCL collections. Education & Outreach - Develops and provides School of Medicine faculty and postgraduate medical trainees and healthcare staff with specialized instruction on library resources and the literature of the health sciences/biomedical field through classes, training sessions, and library instruction aids, including web-based guides. - Coordinates with WHSCL staff to develop and provide instruction on library related services and tools. - Communicates regularly with primary constituency through email, LISTSERVs, and other channels. - Conducts tours and orientation sessions for residents, faculty and staff. - Contributes content for the library website and other library outreach and communication efforts. Professional Development - Cultivates subject and interdisciplinary knowledge for the purpose of providing knowledgeable consultations and reference assistance through one or more of the following activities: participation at departmental seminars, attending professional meetings or conferences in the discipline, or enrollment in graduate degree program. - Keeps abreast of new technologies and trends and how they may apply to the disciplinary field by attending and/or participating in conferences, workshops, and webinars. Campus Contributions & Professional/Scholarly Association Involvement & Activity - Participates in library committees related to primary job assignment as appropriate. - Represents the library on campus (e.g., the hospital campus) committees related to primary job assignment OR at the request of the supervisor. - Serves on professional and scholarly association committees or work groups at the local, state, regional, national, and international level as appropriate to position and area of expertise. - Presents on work-related topics and research at professional and scholarly conferences, symposia, workshops, or in scholarly publications. Professional Responsibilities - Participates in appropriate professional and scholarly associations and organizations including maintaining membership and/or accreditation; attending meetings, conferences, workshops; and serving in appointed or elected positions. - Maintains up-to-date professional knowledge and skills in areas related to primary job assignment as well as maintains general knowledge of current trends in higher education, academic libraries, and information and educational technology. - Provides reference assistance to Emory students and faculty, visiting scholars, and the public as needed and assigned. - Adheres to guidelines outlined in the Handbook Governing the Librarian series for Faculty-Equivalent Librariansto ensure appointment, appointment renewal and promotion-in-rank - Participates in library and campus committees as appropriate for service purposes. Required Qualifications - ALA-accredited master’s degree in Library and Information Science or equivalent education and experience (subject expertise combined with appropriate teaching experience and/or library experience). - Ability to build and sustain effective interpersonal relationships with library staff, faculty and students, administrators, etc., at all locations. - Evidence of analytical, organizational, communication, project, and time management skills and demonstrated ability to set priorities, meet deadlines, and complete tasks and projects on time and within budget and in accordance with task/project parameters. - Demonstrated proficiency and capabilities with personal computers and software, the web, and library-relevant information technology applications. Working knowledge of standard computer office applications such as Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and other productivity software. - Commitment to fostering a diverse educational environment and workplace and an ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty and student population. - Capacity to thrive in an ambiguous, future-oriented environment of a major research institution and to respond effectively to changing needs and priorities. - Demonstrated knowledge of current trends and issues in academic libraries, higher education, and relevant subject disciplines. - Evidence of active participation, involvement, and leadership in local, state, regional, national, or international professional or scholarly associations. Preferred Qualifications - Advanced degree (subject master’s or doctoral) in a relevant discipline. - Demonstrated knowledge of clinical and nursing informatics and ability to instruct in use of evidence-based practice resources - Experience in collaborating with clinicians and/or faculty on clinical, research, and educational activities; such as participating in patient or teaching rounds, conducting systematic reviews, and designing and teaching modules or courses. - Experience with current web and instructional technologies. Application Procedures Interested candidates should review the applications requirements and apply online.   Applications may be submitted as Word or PDF attachments and must include: - Cover letter of application describing qualifications and experience; - Current resume/vita detailing education and relevant experience; and - On a separate document list the names, email addresses, relationships and telephone numbers of 3 professional references including a current or previous supervisor.   Candidates applying by March 26th will receive priority consideration.  Review of applications will continue until position is successfully filled. Emory is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans.    Diversity Statement Emory Libraries recognize diversity, equity, and inclusion as core values integral to achieving our mission to enrich the quality of life and advance intellectual discovery by connecting people of diverse backgrounds and experiences. We champion an inclusive work environment through competency training, reassurance of personal growth, restorative communication practices, and diverse recruitment and retention. We offer exhibits, collections, programming, and research assistance that speaks to the rich needs and identities of patrons from the Emory community and beyond. We encompass opportunities that strengthen these values. We invite you to bring your true self to the library and feel welcomed when you arrive.    Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Job Number
50625
Division
LITS: Library and IT Services
Department
LITS: WHSC Library
Campus Location
Clairmont - N Decatur
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Decatur
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Letter of Interest, List of References
Emory University, School of Medicine, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) and affiliated hospitals has a fellowship position opening in Pediatric Interventional Radiology for July 2020. The fellow will be joining a fast-paced, complex, and entirely pediatric IR practice. Clinic experiences will be generated in the multi-disciplinary Children’s Vascular Anomalies Clinic as well as dedicated interventional radiology clinics. The pediatric IR fellow is expected to have basic technical skills including central venous access, percutaneous biopsy, percutaneous drain placement, venous thrombolysis, and endovascular embolization procedures.   Our group’s research productivity includes multiple publications per year in leading peer reviewed, pediatric and radiology journals. The fellow would receive support and encouragement to publish at least one publication in a peer-reviewed journal and present the findings of a scientific abstract at a national meeting (Society for Pediatric Interventional Radiology, Society for Pediatric Radiology, and/or Society of Interventional Radiology).   MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must have completed or be scheduled to complete an ACGME (American) or RCPSC (Canadian) accredited interventional radiology residency or diagnostic radiology residency with additional years training in interventional radiology prior to July 1 of the fellowship year. Qualified applicants must hold an MD degree or equivalent and meet requirements for medical licensure in the state of Georgia.   Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Job Number
50049
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Rad: Pediatric
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Letter of Interest, List of 2 Recommenders, Transcripts - Graduate
JOB DESCRIPTION: Helps design and conduct research within a specified field while receiving advanced training from a designated Principal Investigator to enhance professional skills and research independence needed for pursuit of a career. The specific area of research in which the trainee is mentored is determined by the department and laboratory of the Postdoc. Designs and evaluates experiments. Develops new ideas that promote current research. Prepares and publishes scientific manuscripts under the direction of the Principal Investigator. May be responsible for operation of specific equipment. May teach techniques to others, train, and supervise research staff. Positions are temporary appointments as a research trainee. The initial appointment is for one year, renewal expected if progress is satisfactory and funds are available. Appointments cannot exceed five years. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A doctoral degree or equivalent (Ph.D., M.D., ScD., D.V.M., DDS etc) in an appropriate field. Excellent scientific writing ability and strong oral communication skills. The ability to work effectively and collegially with colleagues. Additional qualifications as specified by the Principal Investigator.   DETAILS: The Hubert Department of Global Health (HDGH), Rollins School of Public Health (RSPH), Emory University is seeking a post-doctoral fellow in the social and behavioral sciences and public health. This position is a full-time, residential fellowship for one year, with the possibility of continuation for a second year. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in public health and/or the social sciences at the starting date. Excellent skills in quantitative research and writing are required. A preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience through peer-reviewed publication in psychometric methods, including factor analysis and structural equation modeling; an interest to learn IRT methods; international field experience; and substantive exposure to the measurement of women’s empowerment and/or social norms in the context of international public health interventions. The successful candidate will participate on externally funded research projects in Africa, Asia, or the Middle East. The fellow also may have access to data archives associated with this research program to conduct collaborative analyses of mutual interest. The fellow will be encouraged to participate in the intellectual life of the school and university, for example by attending seminars, giving guest lectures, and co-mentoring masters students.   The post-doctoral fellow will work with a team of faculty in the HDGH. HDGH consists of 30 primary full-time faculty members and over 60 jointly appointed or adjunct faculty members, many of whom are affiliated with the neighboring Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Faculty members are from multiple disciplines, including Demography, Economics, Epidemiology, Medicine, Nutrition, Psychology, and Sociology and have an outstanding portfolio of research in various areas of global health, including HIV/AIDS, sexual and reproductive health, vaccine-preventable diseases, safe water and sanitation, nutrition, women’s and children’s health, and non-communicable diseases. About 100 MPH/MSPH students are admitted annually to the 2-year program with a focus in Global Health. The department hosts several international fellowships, including Hubert H. Humphrey, Fogarty, King Abdullah and William H. Foege Fellows.   Applicants must apply to the Emory University Careers Website.  Applicants are asked to submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and names of three references.  Applications will be kept confidential, and references will not be contacted without the permission of the applicant. Screening of applications will continue until a sufficient pool of qualified candidates is identified. The review of applications will continue until the position is filled. The start date is negotiable, but March 2020 is preferred. Only complete applications will be considered for interview. The Rollins School of Public Health employs approximately 190 full-time faculty and enrolls over 1,200 full and part-time graduate students in masters and doctoral programs. The School is located on the Emory University campus, adjacent to the CDC. Nearby are the Carter Center, Task Force for Global Health, CARE International and American Cancer Society, among other agencies. The School includes six academic departments, offers several interdisciplinary Certificates, including in Maternal and Child Health and the Socio-Contextual Determinants of Health. The School offers joint MPH degrees with the schools of medicine, nursing, business, law, and theology. PhD programs include Nutrition and Health Sciences, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Health Services and Health Policy and Environmental Health Sciences. Emory University, a major research university with an endowment of more than $6.7 billion and more than $500 million in total research funding awards, enrolls more than 14,700 students in undergraduate and graduate programs. Emory University employs over 13,000 faculty and staff and is one of the largest private employers in the metro Atlanta area.
Job Number
49643
Division
School Of Public Health
Department
SPH: Global Health
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Letter of Interest, List of 3 Recommenders
The primary clinical responsibilities would be at The Emory Clinic, Inc., and Emory University Hospitals but may also be responsible for patients at Grady Memorial Hospital as needed. Involvement in residency training and medical student education is required.  The clinical expectations and academic goals associated with this position are generally summarized as follows: - The Neurosurgical Functional/Movement Disorder Fellowship is a 13 month training program for specialized care of movement disorder and epilepsy patients. - The Fellow will serve as an attending neurosurgeon in the Emory Affiliated Hospitals System and The Emory Clinic, Inc. - Contribution to the clinical education, training and development of neurological surgery residents through clinical rotations and department conferences is required. - Participation in the development of novel and collaborative clinical or basic science research specific to movement disorder or epilepsy neurosurgery is expected. - Participation in periodic independent neurosurgery call coverage practice activities is mandatory. As with all other programs in the department, teaching is an important mission for this program.  Our educational activities and training programs are paramount and vital for the success of our Department’s mission.  All fellows are expected to serve as role models for our trainees as exhibited by attendance at Grand Rounds, conference leadership and participation in departmental functions.
Job Number
49475
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Neurosurgery: Admin
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Biosketch, Cover letter, Letter of Interest, Research Interests
  The Department of Radiation Oncology of the Emory University School of Medicine is recruiting for a physician and/or physician scientist at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Professor level. Candidates for the position should have completed an accredited residency and be Board Certified or in the process of becoming Board Certified through the American Board of Radiology. The candidate should ideally have a strong focus on clinical or translational research including clinical trials, residency education, and multi-disciplinary care of cancer patients. This position is tenure eligible.    Emory’s Department of Radiation Oncology serves seven clinical institutions (Emory University Hospital Clifton, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Emory Proton Therapy Center, Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Emory Decatur Hospital, Emory Hillendale Hospital) in the Atlanta metro area and is an integral part of Winship, a National Cancer Institute-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. The newest practice site, The Emory Proton Therapy Center, opened in late 2018 and offers pencil beam scanning.    The Department of Radiation Oncology has a tripartite mission of providing outstanding patient and family-centered medical care, educating the next generation of cancer caregivers and researchers, and executing paradigm-defining cancer research. The department has grown in its clinical, teaching, and research activities in the past decade and is currently ranked top 5 in NIH funding among all radiation oncology departments within medical schools in the country (Blue Ridge 2017). There are currently 55 faculty members in the department’s Divisions of Clinical Affairs, Cancer Biology and Medical Physics. Faculty members are nationally recognized for subspecialty care in areas including pediatric oncology, brain tumors, head and neck cancer, lymphoma, breast, genitourinary, and lung cancer.   Winship Cancer Institute is the only National Cancer Institute–Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Georgia and one of only 49 in the country. The Winship Cancer Institute coordinates subspecialties of cancer diagnostic imaging, care, and research throughout the university. To learn more about Winship research, outreach, clinical trials, and faculty and staff, visit www.winshipcancer.emory.edu.   The School of Medicine, in addition to cancer research and care, is nationally recognized in areas of infectious disease, neurosciences, heart disease, transplantation, orthopedics, pediatrics, renal disease, ophthalmology, and geriatrics. Winship has 450 faculty, who received $93.4 million in research funding reported in 2017, with $52.7 million from the NCI, including $27.2 million in support of the National Clinical Trials Network, which Winship leaders serve in critical leadership roles. Atlanta is home to two other large research universities, many other schools and colleges, vigorous technology and biomedical sectors, together with extensive parks and green space.   The successful applicant will show a history of academic scholarship and achievement as well as a strong clinical background.   The Department of Radiation Oncology, together with Emory University School of Medicine, is fully committed to the shared values of diversity and inclusion in order to achieve and sustain excellence. We firmly believe that we best promote excellence by recruiting and retaining a diverse group of faculty and staff promoting a sense of inclusion and belonging for every member of our community. This climate for diversity, inclusion and excellence is critical to attaining the best scholarship, teaching, and research.   Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Job Number
49419
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Rad Onc: Admin
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Cover letter, List of References
JOB DESCRIPTION: Helps design and conduct research within a specified field while receiving advanced training from a designated Principal Investigator to enhance professional skills and research independence needed for pursuit of a career. The specific area of research in which the trainee is mentored is determined by the department and laboratory of the Postdoc. Designs and evaluates experiments. Develops new ideas that promote current research. Prepares and publishes scientific manuscripts under the direction of the Principal Investigator. May be responsible for operation of specific equipment. May teach techniques to others, train, and supervise research staff. Positions are temporary appointments as a research trainee. The initial appointment is for one year, renewal expected if progress is satisfactory and funds are available. Appointments cannot exceed five years. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A doctoral degree or equivalent (Ph.D., M.D., ScD., D.V.M., DDS etc) in an appropriate field. Excellent scientific writing ability and strong oral communication skills. The ability to work effectively and collegially with colleagues. Additional qualifications as specified by the Principal Investigator.   Preferred Qualifications (optional) Candidates with Ph.D, M.D., or equivalent degrees who have previous experience in the areas of immunology, metabolism, molecular/cell biology, mouse genetics, and bioinformatics are encouraged to apply.   Additional Job Details (What documents needed to be submitted online?) We are looking for highly motivated, enthusiastic, and creative postdoctoral fellows to perform research in the areas of immunometabolism and tissue immunology. The candidate will join a research team focusing on understanding the role the immune system, particularly T cells in regulating metabolic and inflammatory diseases using genetic mouse models, low-input/single-cell “-omics” approaches, and CRISPR/Cas9-based in vivo screening.   If interested, please apply online and send a CV, a brief description of previous research experience and research interests, and contact information for three references. Additional inquires sent to: chaoran.li@emory.edu
Job Number
49263
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Micro/Immun: Admin
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Cover letter, List of References, Research Interests, Research Statement
The Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and the Emory University Department of Pediatrics is seeking to hire a junior physician to serve as a member of our Hematology team.   • As a member of the Department of Pediatrics, you would report to Dr. Clinton Joiner as Section Chief of Hematology, Dr. Douglas Graham as Division Chief, and to Dr. Lucky Jain as Chair;   • Demonstrate a pattern of excellence and ongoing contributions in clinical medicine, as well as teaching and research;   • Develop a record of research excellence and publications under the institutional mentoring of Dr. Clinton Joiner (and others);   • Provide exemplary clinical service and assure that patients care for by you only receive the highest quality care;   • Devote 20% of your time continuing your Hematology research efforts, with the goal of publishing in peer-reviewed journals as well as forming the basis for grant applications   • Devote up to 80% effort to clinical responsibilities in the Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. We anticipate this time would include both inpatient and outpatient responsibilities that may be adjusted depending on service needs.   • Play a role in the education and training programs of the pediatric Hem/Onc/BMT Division. This would involve access to and involvement with medical students, residents, fellows, and occasionally physicians in practice;   • Collaborate with other members of the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University Department of Pediatrics, especially the Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center, in building multi-disciplinary research projects; and   • Participate in periodic review of your activities to be performed by the Section Director of Hematology and the Director of the Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center.   The Emory + Children’s Pediatric Institute is an affiliation between Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta that is improving the lives of children in Georgia and beyond. The Pediatric Institute combines the unique strengths and resources of each institution in support of our three-part academic missions of providing outstanding clinical care, conducting innovative basic science discovery and clinical research, and coordinating exceptional education of the future healthcare workforce.   Our physicians, researchers, and educators have created a model where leadership, commitment and quality are fundamental components of success. Together, we are transforming pediatrics by achieving new levels of clinical excellence—driven by research, teaching and wellness. We look forward to our future together.   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.     Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.  
Job Number
48781
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: HemThrom
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
JOB DESCRIPTION: Helps design and conduct research within a specified field while receiving advanced training from a designated Principal Investigator to enhance professional skills and research independence needed for pursuit of a career. The specific area of research in which the trainee is mentored is determined by the department and laboratory of the Postdoc. Designs and evaluates experiments. Develops new ideas that promote current research. Prepares and publishes scientific manuscripts under the direction of the Principal Investigator. May be responsible for operation of specific equipment. May teach techniques to others, train, and supervise research staff. Positions are temporary appointments as a research trainee. The initial appointment is for one year, renewal expected if progress is satisfactory and funds are available. Appointments cannot exceed five years.   A position is available in the laboratory of Anna Marie Kenney, PhD in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University for an entry level post-doctoral fellow with expertise in genetically engineered mouse modeling, immunology techniques, cell and molecular biology techniques to take on an exciting new Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer Research-funded project exploring genetic determinants of the role played by the immune microenvironment in the pediatric brain tumor medulloblastoma.  The ideal candidate will be a recently minted PhD with a proven publication track record, ability to work independently within a larger team, and motivation to apply for funding.   Please provide a resume, bibliography, and contact information for three references. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A doctoral degree or equivalent (Ph.D., M.D., ScD., D.V.M., DDS etc) in an appropriate field. Excellent scientific writing ability and strong oral communication skills. The ability to work effectively and collegially with colleagues. Additional qualifications as specified by the Principal Investigator.
Job Number
48406
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Peds: Neuro-Oncology
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Biosketch, Cover letter, List of References
The Department of Surgery's Division of Plastic Surgery at Emory University School of Medicine is looking for a qualified medical doctor who is interested in an advanced 12-month aesthetic fellowship training.  This fellowship will cover all aspects of aesthetic plastic surgery at the Emory Aesthetic Center (EAC) and will focus on the development of comprehensive independent clinical assessment of the cosmetic plastic surgery patient and development of surgical and management capabilities through graduated responsibility.  The fellow will work as first assistant of the Emory Aesthetic Center faculty, assist with management of aesthetic patients in clinic, assist with the Emory Aesthetic Center faculty call coverage, will take general plastic surgery calls for 1 out of 6 weeks (excluding hand and pediatric plastic surgery calls) and will have weekly educational activities as proposed by the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) fellowship curriculum.    The fellow will also engage in assisting with education of plastic surgery residents. The fellow will be responsible for maintaining and submitting a monthly case log sheet to the fellowship associate program director which should include all surgical and non-surgical cases performed as first assistant or as an independent surgeon to be able to graduate from the program. The fellow should submit at least one scientific paper to the Aesthetic Surgery Journal (ASJ) upon graduation.   General Qualifications: - Candidates must have completed an ACGME plastic surgery residency and be eligible for an unrestricted medical license to practice in the State of Georgia. - Must possess or qualify for a valid controlled Substance Registration Drug Enforcement Administration Certificate.
Job Number
48295
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Surgery: Plastic
Campus Location
Emory Aesthestic Center
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
JOB DESCRIPTION: Helps design and conduct research within a specified field while receiving advanced training from a designated Principal Investigator to enhance professional skills and research independence needed for pursuit of a career. The specific area of research in which the trainee is mentored is determined by the department and laboratory of the Postdoc. Designs and evaluates experiments. Develops new ideas that promote current research. Prepares and publishes scientific manuscripts under the direction of the Principal Investigator. May be responsible for operation of specific equipment. May teach techniques to others, train, and supervise research staff. Positions are temporary appointments as a research trainee. The initial appointment is for one year, renewal expected if progress is satisfactory and funds are available. Appointments cannot exceed five years. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A doctoral degree or equivalent (Ph.D., M.D., ScD., D.V.M., DDS etc) in an appropriate field. Excellent scientific writing ability and strong oral communication skills. The ability to work effectively and collegially with colleagues. Additional qualifications as specified by the Principal Investigator.
Job Number
47507
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: HMO: Hematology
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
The Department of Surgery at Emory University School of Medicine is looking for a qualified Medical Doctor who is interested in advanced breast / surgical oncology training.  Applicants of the 2017 Surgical Fellowship Match must submit job applications using the Emory Careers Website. The Emory University Fellowship programs were created to foster the development of high quality fellowships included but not limited to General/GI, Oncology, Transplant, Plastics, Trauma/Surgical Care, and Cardiothoracic Surgery. This is a non-ACGME fellowship position overseen by Cletus Arciero, MD.    The mission of the Society of Surgical Oncology-approved, one-year Emory Breast Oncology Fellowship is to teach evidence-based clinical care, encourage inquiry with a research-focused approach, develop leadership skills for future career opportunities and growth, and produce graduates that will become leaders in academic breast surgery and continue the international excellence that has distinguished the current program.   The program accepts two fellows per year, who train at Emory University Hospital, Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, AVON Comprehensive Breast Center at Grady Memorial Hospital, and Emory University Hospital Midtown. Upon the completion of training, fellows will have the skills necessary to apply an integrated interdisciplinary approach to the management of women with benign and malignant breast diseases in a comprehensive and compassionate manner.   Applicants must have completed a general surgery residency and American Board of Surgery eligibility. Two fellows are selected per year and interviews are scheduled for the Fall preceding the match year. Instructions, requirements, and application materials can be found in the breast oncology match instructions section of the Society of Surgical Oncology website.   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.   Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Job Number
47146
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Surgery: Oncology
Campus Location
Emory University Hospital
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Temporary Full-Time
The Department of Surgery at Emory University School of Medicine is looking for a qualified Solid Organ Transplant Surgeon to join our team as a junior faculty member.  Applicants of the 2017 Surgical Fellowship Match must submit job applications using the Emory Careers Website. The Emory University Fellowship programs were created to foster the development of high quality fellowships included but not limited to General/GI, Oncology, Transplant, Plastics, Trauma/Surgical Care, and Cardiothoracic Surgery.     This two-year clinical fellowship, overseen by Kenneth Newell, MD, is accredited by the American Society of Transplant Surgeons in adult and pediatric liver and kidney transplantation as well as adult pancreas transplantation. Fellows will be trained in the operative techniques of transplantation of abdominal solid organs, laparoscopic living donor nephrectomy, the procurement of abdominal organs for transplantation from deceased organ donors, and dialysis access procedures.  Fellows will also be mentored in the preoperative evaluation of potential organ transplant recipients and the full spectrum of post-transplant management issues. Clinical research during the fellowship period is encouraged.   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.
Job Number
47139
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Surgery: Transplant
Campus Location
Emory University Hospital
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Temporary Full-Time
JOB DESCRIPTION: Helps design and conduct research within a specified field while receiving advanced training from a designated Principal Investigator to enhance professional skills and research independence needed for pursuit of a career. The specific area of research in which the trainee is mentored is determined by the department and laboratory of the Postdoc. Designs and evaluates experiments. Develops new ideas that promote current research. Prepares and publishes scientific manuscripts under the direction of the Principal Investigator. May be responsible for operation of specific equipment. May teach techniques to others, train, and supervise research staff. Positions are temporary appointments as a research trainee. The initial appointment is for one year, renewal expected if progress is satisfactory and funds are available. Appointments cannot exceed five years. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A doctoral degree or equivalent (Ph.D., M.D., ScD., D.V.M., DDS etc) in an appropriate field. Excellent scientific writing ability and strong oral communication skills. The ability to work effectively and collegially with colleagues. Additional qualifications as specified by the Principal Investigator.       Postdoctoral Fellow Opening in Cardiovascular Engineering Structural Heart Research & Innovation Laboratory Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University   The structural heart research and innovation laboratory in the division of cardiothoracic surgery at Emory University, led by Dr. Muralidhar Padala, is seeking a post-doctoral research fellow to join our interdisciplinary team. We are an 18-member team of biomedical engineers, and clinicians with an active NIH funded research portfolio of projects focused on valvular heart disease, heart failure, and image guided cardiovascular interventions. This specific position is being created to support our ongoing projects in transcatheter mitral and tricuspid valve repair and replacement.   Candidates with a PhD in an engineering field, with prior experience in experimental or computational cardiovascular biomechanics are being sought. Experience in computer aided design, prototyping and 3D printing, nitinol machining and shape setting, hydrodynamic testing of heart valves or other cardiovascular implants, experimental or computational mechanics would be most relevant to this project. Preclinical studies in chronic animal models will be integral to this project, and the fellow will have several opportunities to learn clinical imaging, surgical and interventional aspects of animal studies, and closely interact with our clinical structural heart team at Emory. In addition to working on internal projects, the fellow will have umpteen opportunities to work with our collaborators in biomedical engineering at Georgia Tech, and with industry partners involved in our research.   Our ideal candidate would be someone seeking a future research career in cardiovascular engineering, in academia or industry. A good publication record is required, and any prior experience with grant writing and obtaining funding is a plus. Opportunities to advance your career by obtaining career development grant or K grants would be highly encouraged and supported by the laboratory.   This position is funded for 3 years, with an annually renewable appointment based on performance. Primary appointment will be in the division of cardiothoracic surgery, in the department of surgery at Emory University. Salary will be commensurate with experience, following the NIH guidelines for post-doctoral fellows.
Job Number
46969
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Surgery: Thoracic
Campus Location
Emory Hospital Midtown
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
The Hubert Department of Global Health (HDGH), Rollins School of Public Health (RSPH), Emory University is seeking to recruit a ResearchAssistant Professor (Non-Tenure Track) with expertise in environmental health, nutrition, and gender.   The ideal candidate will have academic training in global health and nutrition, as well as in the social and biological/biomedical sciences. The candidate should have demonstrated experience in leading research to understand the social and biological factors associated with environmental health and nutrition outcomes. Training and experience should include methodological expertise in measurement of social factors such as agency and empowerment. The candidate also should have a record of conducting rigorous evaluations of global environmental health and nutrition interventions, including expertise and skills for a range of evaluation designs.   Candidates should have a PhD, with a strong record of academic research, a robust mixed-methods (qualitative and quantitative) skill set, hands-on experience conducting research in low- and middle-income country settings, a demonstrated potential for publishing in high-impact journals and securing competitive external funding, and the ability to build interdisciplinary international collaborations for global environmental health, nutrition, and gender research. Numerous opportunities for multidisciplinary collaboration exist within the department, with other academic departments at Emory schools, in Atlanta, nationally and globally. Interest and experience engaging with other research within the Global Health department and conducting interdisciplinary research (e.g., integrating environmental health and nutrition with agriculture, sexual and reproductive health, etc.) is welcome. Substantial, applied program implementation and management experience (i.e. outside academia) also is highly desirable.   HDGH (http://www.sph.emory.edu/hpdih.html) includes strong programs in community health and development, infectious diseases, non-communicable diseases, nutrition, sexual and reproductive health, and WASH. RSPH employs 180 full-time faculty members, and more than 1,000 full and part-time students are obtaining Master’s degrees in its six Departments and five PhD programs. The department hosts many international fellows, including Humphrey, Foege, Fogarty, Muskie, and Fulbright. HDGH is expanding its network of global partners by building strategic alliances with developing and emerging global players in public health. The department has unique partnerships with Atlanta-based organizations such as Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CARE, the Carter Center, and American Cancer Society, and with health organizations around the world. RSPH houses several centers, which include faculty from across the University and partner institutions.   Preferred Qualifications - Psychometric methods (factor analysis) - Item-response theory methods - Scale validation - Survey development, pretesting, and piloting - Cognitive interviewing - Substantial international experience - Diplomacy and tact in international team setting - Excellent writing skills - Demonstrated track record securing external research funding - Demonstrated track record leading and co-authoring peer-reviewed publications - Willingness to travel internationally - Experience conducting field trainings - Substantive expertise in gender, nutrition, and environmental research in women’s and children’s health - Prior experience managing international research projects - Drafting and renewal of IRB submissions - Drafting reports to funding agencies   Additional Position Details The new faculty member will be welcome to attend regular GROW seminars, HDGH seminars, and/or EHS seminars; may be invited to develop and to teach a course for HDGH; may expect to mentor MPH students on practicum or thesis projects; may mentor doctoral students in research rotations or as a committee member on their dissertation work. How to Apply: Candidates must apply through the Emory Career website. Applicants must include: 1) a letter addressed to Dr. Kathryn Yount, Chair of Search Committee, describing relevant background and interests; 2) a curriculum vita; and 3) names of three or more references.   Evaluation of applications will begin November 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications will be kept confidential, and references will not be contacted without the applicant’s permission. 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. Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Job Number
46641
Division
School Of Public Health
Department
SPH: Global Health
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Biosketch, Letter of Interest, List of References
Applications are sought for full-time faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine under the guidance of the Director of Medical Physics. Emory’s Department of Radiation Oncology serves seven clinical institutions (Emory University Hospital Clifton, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Emory Proton Therapy Center, Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Emory Decatur Hospital, Emory Hillendale Hospital) in the Atlanta metro area and is an integral part of Winship, a National Cancer Institute-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. The newest practice site, The Emory Proton Therapy Center, opened in late 2018 and offers pencil beam scanning. The department treats nearly 3,000 patients annually. Highlights of the technology offered include 8 Varian™ linear accelerators, 2 Elekta™ linear accelerators, Gamma Knife®, Zeiss IntraBeam® intraoperative unit, multiple brachytherapy HDR afterloader units, big bore CT scanners with 4D capabilities, and access to MR and PET scanners. All linear accelerators are IGRT (2D, 3D) and respiratory motion management equipped. The oncology information systems include both ARIA® and Mosaiq® with treatment planning systems to include Eclipse™ and a planned deployment of RayStation©. The department has grown in its clinical, teaching, and research activities in the past decade and is currently ranked top 5 in NIH funding among all radiation oncology departments within medical schools in the country (Blue Ridge 2017). There are currently 55 faculty members in the department’s Divisions of Clinical Affairs, Cancer Biology and Medical Physics. In addition, there is a fully accredited three-year training program for medical physics residents, as well as, a four-year training program for radiation oncology residents. Emory physics faculty also participate in Georgia Institute of Technology’s medical physics education and research programs.The Medical Physics Division has a successful research program and has multiple investigators funded by NIH and DoD in image-guided radiotherapy. Candidates must have a PhD, or equivalent doctoral degree. ABR board certification in therapeutic radiological physics is preferred. The candidate is expected to support clinical services, participate in the education of medical physicist residents and medical residents, conduct clinical and translational research. Applicants who have research interests in that significantly contribute to the overall departmental academic effort are strongly encouraged to apply. Emory School of Medicine is renowned as a premier research institution.   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.   Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.  
Job Number
46547
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Rad Onc: Admin
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Cover letter, Letter of Interest
The Department of Surgery of Emory University at Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, is actively seeking a qualified candidate at the PGY6 level (graduate of a general surgery residency) for a burn fellowship position in an American Burn Association verified Adult and Pediatric Burn Unit at Grady Memorial Hospital.  This is a non-ACGME fellowship position overseen by Walter Ingram MD, Medical Director of the Burn Unit at GMH and Emory Associate Professor of Surgery. In addition to the Director, Juvonda Hodge MD, Associate Director, participates actively in clinical and academic work in the burn unit. Fellows have a rich clinical and research experience and are generously supported with funds for conference attendance.   Grady’s Burn Unit admits over 700 patients a year, including adult and pediatric patients, in a contemporary facility that provides comprehensive burn care. We are a multidisciplinary team of physicians, physician assistants, Emory and Morehouse general and plastic surgery residents, nurses, pharmacists, physical therapists and other ancillary staff. It is the only burn center in Georgia backed by a Level I Trauma Center (the Trauma Center admits about 4500 patients a year). See link for additional information about the Center: https://www.gradyburn.org/   Responsibilities include supervision of a multidisciplinary team along with integral involvement with ICU rounds and the operating room. There are extraordinary opportunities for clinical research based on patient volumes and acuity. The ideal candidate should have a background or strong interest in clinical research (candidates with MPH, MSc or similar degree are very welcome to apply).  Individual consideration may be given for an additional year of surgical critical care to qualify for ABS SCC board certification. Candidates should submit their curriculum vitae, personal statement, 3 letters of recommendation, and ABSITE and USMLE scores.   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.
Job Number
46451
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Surgery: Grady Surgery
Campus Location
Grady
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Temporary Full-Time
The Department of Surgery at Emory University School of Medicine, Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery is looking for a qualified Medical Doctor who is interested in Laparoscopic & Advanced GI Surgery training.  Applicants of the 2019 Surgical Fellowship Match must submit job applications using the Emory Careers Website. The Emory University Fellowship programs were created to foster the development of high quality fellowships included but not limited to General/GI, Oncology, Transplant, Plastics, Trauma/Surgical Care, and Cardiothoracic Surgery. This is a non-ACGME fellowship position overseen by Scott Davis, MD.   This is a Laparoscopic & Advanced GI Surgery Fellowship with an emphasis on laparoscopy and endoluminal therapies. There is ample bariatrics experience as well to meet credentialing requirements. Emory Bariatrics is also an American College of Surgeons Level 1 Center of Excellence for Bariatrics, where we offer gastric bypass surgery, sleeve gastrectomies, band procedures, and revision surgeries. Cases performed by the fellows in a typical month are: Esophageal, Gastric, Bariatrics, Ventral Hernia, Inguinal Hernia, Colon/Small Bowel, Anorectal, Upper/Lower Endoscopy.  Preference for this position will be given to those who have already had high quality academic output. The intent of the fellowship has always been to prepare future leaders in minimally invasive and GI surgery. All fellows participate in the esophageal function laboratory since foregut diseases have historically been prominent in the Unit. The case mix can be straight-forward to the most complex.   There is opportunity for wet-bench translational research in Obesity and Metabolism in our NIH-funded.
Job Number
46450
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Surgery: General
Campus Location
Emory University Hospital
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Temporary Full-Time
The Department of Surgery at Emory University School of Medicine is looking for a Board-certified general surgeon seeking additional training in trauma/surgical critical care to join our faculty for a one-year non-ACGME fellowship.  Applicants of the 2017 Surgical Fellowship Match must submit job applications using the Emory Careers Website. The Emory University Fellowship programs were created to foster the development of high quality fellowships included but not limited to General/GI, Oncology, Transplant, Plastics, Trauma/Surgical Care, and Cardiothoracic Surgery. The Department of Surgery of Emory University at Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, is actively seeking a qualified candidate at the PGY6 level for a trauma fellowship position. This is a non-ACGME fellowship position overseen by Christopher Dente MD.  Unlike most programs of this type, the first year of the program is spent on the trauma service and involves operative experience with acute vascular, thoracic, and abdominal injuries. Comprehensive care of the injured patient is a major focus, with fellows covering the resuscitation bay, operating room, clinic, and postoperative care. Elective cases include restoration of GI continuity, abdominal wall reconstruction, and spine exposure. Biostatistics training is also available.   When the trauma year is successfully completed, the second year encompasses the ACGME-approved surgical critical care fellowship, which is made up of nine months of ICU rotations in Grady's ICU and three months of critical care electives, including burns and echocardiography.
Job Number
46447
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Surgery: Grady Surgery
Campus Location
Grady
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
JOB DESCRIPTION: Helps design and conduct research within a specified field while receiving advanced training from a designated Principal Investigator to enhance professional skills and research independence needed for pursuit of a career. The specific area of research in which the trainee is mentored is determined by the department and laboratory of the Postdoc. Designs and evaluates experiments. Develops new ideas that promote current research. Prepares and publishes scientific manuscripts under the direction of the Principal Investigator. May be responsible for operation of specific equipment. May teach techniques to others, train, and supervise research staff. Positions are temporary appointments as a research trainee. The initial appointment is for one year, renewal expected if progress is satisfactory and funds are available. Appointments cannot exceed five years. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A doctoral degree or equivalent (Ph.D., M.D., ScD., D.V.M., DDS etc) in an appropriate field. Excellent scientific writing ability and strong oral communication skills. The ability to work effectively and collegially with colleagues. Additional qualifications as specified by the Principal Investigator.   Required is PhD in biophysics, cell biology, virology or related areas. Expected to prepare cells/viruses, perform imaging experiments and analyze data.   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.
Job Number
46133
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Peds: Infectious Disease
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Cover letter, List of References

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