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The Chahroudi laboratory in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, at the Emory University School of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated Post-doctoral Research Fellow to lead an NIH-funded project investigating simian immunodeficiency virus persistence in rhesus macaques. The goal of this work is to investigate HIV cure strategies in a model of pediatric HIV infection. The post-doctoral fellow will lead the nonhuman primate study and direct the immunologic and virologic analyses, with ample room to make intellectual contributions to the project. The Chahroudi laboratory is located in the Health Science Research Building on the Emory campus and consists of a dynamic team of post-doctoral fellows, associate scientists, graduate students, and research specialists, who all work collaboratively with veterinarians, research resources, and other core facility staff at the Yerkes Primate Center.   Interested candidates must have a Ph.D. and/or an M.D. and have less than three years of postdoctoral experience. Applications should have a strong background in immunology or virology. Excellent oral and written communication skills are desired as is the ability to work as part of a team. Experience working with nonhuman primates and flow cytometry is preferred, but not required. Salary will be commensurate with experience and will follow the NIH guidelins.   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
69043
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
The Department of Radiation Oncology of the Emory University School of Medicine is recruiting for a physician and/or physician scientist at the 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.   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 is growing in all three areas, is ranked third in NIH funding among U.S. radiation oncology departments in academic medical centers, and currently has 65 faculty distributed among 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. The department operates five clinical sites in the Atlanta area, including the 5-room Emory Proton Therapy center.   Winship Cancer Institute is the only National Cancer Institute–Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Georgia and one of only 51 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 investigators conducted over 300 therapeutic clinical trials and enrolled more than 900 patients in 2020. Winship has the largest unit in Georgia for phase I clinical trials, which are important to introducing new therapies against cancer. Winship works with the Georgia Center for Oncology Research and Education (GeorgiaCore) to partner with community-based physicians to expand availability of cancer clinical trials throughout Georgia. Winship also serves patients through the Winship Cancer Network, a partnership with community hospitals enhancing access to research and treatment.   Winship is one of 30 inaugural U.S. cancer centers selected as a Lead Academic Participating Site for the NCI's National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN). The NCTN serves as the NCI's primary infrastructure to conduct phase II and II clinical trials.   Winship has over 500 faculty and received $96 million in research funding reported in 2019, with $36 million from the NCI. Faculty include investigators in the schools of medicine, public health, and nursing, Emory College, Georgia Tech and partner institutions. They collaborate with professionals from around the world and with national and state agencies, including the CDC, American Cancer Society, and Georgia Research Alliance. 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.   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
67991
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Rad Onc: Admin
Campus Location
Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Letter of Interest, List of References
Join a practice of Pediatric Surgeons in one of the largest Children’s hospitals in the country, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. You would join the faculty of the Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Emory University. Our minimally invasive surgery program is one of the busiest in the country.   We are seeking an individual who would: 1.) Serve as an attending Pediatric Surgeon at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University Hospitals 2.) Participate in the clinical education, training, and development of medical students, residents, and fellows through various teaching activities, and 3.) Participate in unique and collaborative clinical research. Preferred Qualifications: • Board certified in Surgery -- Pediatric Surgery • Assistant/Associate level position • Must possess a valid unrestricted medical license to practice in the State of Georgia. • Must possess a valid controlled Substance Registration Drug Enforcement Administration Certificate.   Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.
Job Number
67981
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: General Surgery
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Bacterial Physiology, Genetics, and Genomics - Emory University School of Medicine   Full-time position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Joanna Goldberg in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University. This laboratory is located on Emory’s main campus on the same floor as the Department of Microbiology and Immunology in Rollins Research Center. This new position will help advance our group’s research efforts to understand Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus interact during infection and cause disease.   Our laboratory studies bacterial pathogenesis with a particular focus on infections in people living with the inherited disease cystic fibrosis (CF). The postdoctoral fellow will lead and coordinate efforts along with our collaborators at Emory University and Georgia Tech to develop and validate preclinical models of CF infection. Experiments involve bioinformatics, state of the art genomics, and single-cell microscopy.   The postdoctoral fellow will perform experiments, initially designed by the PI, but then independently with oversight by the PI. The position requires keeping careful detailed notebooks including experimental procedures and accurate presentation of results and analysis of data. The ability to review the literature for related research developments and techniques is strongly encouraged as well as a willingness to learn and implement new skills. Weekly meeting will be held with the PI.   MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s and PhD degree in Biology or Chemistry or related field required. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience with bioinformatics and bacterial genetics. A minimum of a 2-year commitment is highly desired.       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
67824
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Peds: Cystic Fibrosis
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
The Division of Pediatric Hospitalists with the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute (Emory University School of Medicine + Children's Healthcare of Atlanta) is seeking a hospitalist with interests in clinical services & clinical informatics through Emory's School of Medicine, the largest pediatric multispecialty practice in Georgia. We are expanding to meet the needs of the growing pediatric community. We are committed to giving children a bright future by providing the highest quality state-of-the-art clinical care and improving how we care for children through scientific research, as well as, training the next generation of leaders in pediatrics.   Our Pediatric Hospitalist Division Our pediatric hospitalist team consists of 30+ hospitalists, who are all faculty members in the Department of Pediatrics at the Emory School of Medicine or faculty members in Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. The Emory Hospitalist team services are offered in collaboration with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, ranked as one of the best hospitals for children in the United States by U.S. News & World Report. Our faculty is involved with many clinical research studies ranging from clinical trials to basic and translational research. Faculty can also progress their career by collaborating with our peers at Emory Healthcare, Georgia Tech, Grady Memorial Hospital, and Marcus Autism Center. With the Center for Disease Control and Prevention nearby, there are many opportunities for collaborations on national and international projects as well.   Certification Summary Board Eligible/Board certified Licensed to practice medicine in the state of Georgia Current DEA registration BLS certification is required. PALS certification Preferred Qualifications Experience in respective clinical area Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients and families and as a team member Meets eligibility requirements for credentialing as part of the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Professional Staff Demonstrates the following skills in accomplishing job duties and responsibilities: o Personal organization and time management o Human relations and teamwork o Personal adaptability o Personal motivation o Listening   Responsibilities Provides patient care within the respective clinical area which complies with the Professional Staff Bylaws, rules and regulations and Children’s policies and procedures. Participates in and incorporates Quality Improvement and research findings into practice. Provides and/or serves as a resource for patient/family and staff education. Provides an authenticated report of all physician services rendered and maintains accurate and complete records in an acceptable manner. Completes necessary documentation and ensures communication to facilitate patent care and appropriate reimbursement. Participates in meetings/activities as required to support operations of the clinical area. Participates in activities that enhance professional development, complete and maintain certification in BLS, PALS, or NALS (by 12/31/01) and maintains any additional specialty training/certifications as required by the area assigned. Performs other responsibilities as required.   System Responsibilities Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.   The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.   Additional Information Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.
Job Number
65877
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: Hospitalists
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
The Division of Pediatric Neurology with the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute (Emory University School of Medicine + Children's Healthcare of Atlanta) is seeking a generalist in Neurology with interests in clinical services through Emory's pediatric faculty practice plan in the School of Medicine, the largest pediatric multispecialty practice in Georgia. We are expanding to meet the needs of the growing pediatric community. We are committed to giving children a bright future by providing the highest quality state-of-the-art clinical care and improving how we care for children through scientific research, as well as, training the next generation of leaders in pediatrics.   Our Pediatric Neurology Division Our pediatric neurology team consists of 22 neurologists, soon to become 25 who are all faculty members in the Department of Pediatrics at the Emory School of Medicine, and we are looking to expand our division even further.   Emory Pediatric Neurology services are offered in collaboration with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, ranked as one of the best hospitals for children in the United States by U.S. News & World Report. The Pediatric Neurosciences Program at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is ranked 12th in the USA by USNWR and one of the largest in the country, handling more than 2,400 pediatric neurological inpatient cases and performing over 1,400 neurosurgeries each year.   The neurology faculty is involved with many clinical research studies ranging from clinical trials to basic and translational research. Faculty progress their career by collaborating with our adult neurology, Emory neurosciences program, Georgia Tech and Marcus autism center. With the Center for Disease Control and Prevention nearby, there are many opportunities for collaborations on national and international projects as well.   Certification Summary Board Eligible/Board certified Licensed to practice medicine in the state of Georgia Current DEA registration BLS certification is required. PALS certification Preferred Qualifications Experience in respective clinical area Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients and families and as a team member Meets eligibility requirements for credentialing as part of the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Professional Staff Demonstrates the following skills in accomplishing job duties and responsibilities: o Personal organization and time management o Human relations and teamwork o Personal adaptability o Personal motivation o Listening   Responsibilities Provides patient care within the respective clinical area which complies with the Professional Staff Bylaws, rules and regulations and Children’s policies and procedures. Participates in and incorporates Quality Improvement and research findings into practice. Provides and/or serves as a resource for patient/family and staff education. Provides an authenticated report of all physician services rendered and maintains accurate and complete records in an acceptable manner. Completes necessary documentation and ensures communication to facilitate patent care and appropriate reimbursement. Participates in meetings/activities as required to support operations of the clinical area. Participates in activities that enhance professional development, complete and maintain certification in BLS, PALS, or NALS (by 12/31/01) and maintains any additional specialty training/certifications as required by the area assigned. Performs other responsibilities as required.   System Responsibilities Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.   The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.   Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.
Job Number
65843
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: Neurology
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
The Emory + Children’s Pediatric Institute is recruiting for Pediatric Palliative Care Physicians. Children’s began providing pediatric palliative care services in 2011 to help improve quality of life for children with serious and life-threatening conditions. Our team includes physicians, nurse practitioners and social workers.   The Pediatric Palliative Care Program provides research, community outreach, educational assistance and oversight of clinical and public policy. While palliative care alone cannot bridge the gaps in care that exist for patients with serious and life-threatening conditions, we share our knowledge with outside providers so that we can make a difference for children throughout the southeast region, nationally, and internationally.   Program components include: Inpatient pediatric palliative care services Fellowship program in partnership with The Emory Palliative Care Center A growing clinical research program Educational and advocacy partnerships with the Georgia Hospice and Palliative Care Organization   CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy Board certification or eligibility in a clinical discipline related to Pediatric Hospice and Palliative Care Completed a fellowship in Pediatric Palliative Care and Hospice Medicine Current Georgia medical license or eligible for Georgia medical license Current DEA registration BLS certification is required PALS or NRP certification EXPERIENCE No minimum experience required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Experience in respective clinical area KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES • Excellent interpersonal, collaborative and communication skills. • Must possess excellent knowledge base, communication, organization, interpersonal, leadership, and teaching skills. • We welcome applicants with clinical research experience and interest in pursuit of extramural grant funding JOB RESPONSIBILITIES • Provide palliative and related medical care within the Emory + Children’s Pediatric Institute’s affiliated institutions and practice areas which complies with the Professional Staff Bylaws, rules and regulations and the Pediatric Institute’s policies and procedures. • Serve as a palliative care resource for peers, patient/family and staff education. • Complete necessary documentation and ensure communication to facilitate patent care and appropriate reimbursement. • Participate in and incorporate Quality Improvement and research findings into practice. • Participate in meetings and activities as required to support operations of the clinical area. • Participate in activities that enhance professional development, complete and maintain certification in BLS, PALS, or NALS (by 12/31/01) and maintain any additional specialty training/certifications as required by the area assigned. • Participate in the palliative care training and education of fellows, residents, medical students, and other trainees when applicable. Participate in academic initiatives related to one’s own palliative care interests and career development including curriculum development/training, research, advocacy, and/or program development). • Perform other responsibilities as required. • Non-clinical academic and leadership responsibilities should be reported on a quarterly basis to the Division Director and may include the following: 1. Working collaboratively with practice director, appointed team members, and the Emory Palliative Care Center on trainee educational initiatives 2. Participation in scholarly endeavors relevant to the intersection of palliative care and other special interests that can be reasonably supported with time and resources currently available 3. Participation in service activities within the division, the Department of Pediatrics, and/or the Emory Palliative Care Center • Night and weekend coverage are required. Physical presence will be required as defined by PACT leadership. • Attendance and participation in program and clinical team meetings is required. • Participation in team initiatives, including but not limited to the following: o Activities related to the education of the fellows/learners and Division-related teaching activities o Team building and other related initiatives to promote team development • Full-time and part-time positions are available.   ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.
Job Number
65604
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: Pallative Care
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
This position is for an Associate Professor within the Division of General Internal Medicine at Grady Memorial Hospital, Department of Medicine. This full time  faculty position will be dedicated to clinical outpatient care (0.25FTE) and research (0.75FTE). This position may also involve education of medical learners (residents) which may include pre-cepting or didactic teaching. Faculty member will conduct research in related areas such as diabetes or other areas of interest pertinent to the Division and the Department of Medicine.   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
65557
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Medicine: General Med
Campus Location
Grady
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Emory University and the Department of Pediatrics is seeking a candidate to serve as Assistant Program Director for the Pediatric Residency Program. The position will involve: • Spending two months on inpatient service at Hughes Spalding and one service month as assigned by Dr. Susie Buchter, Program Director; • Participate in the HSCH community clinic; • Participate in morning report for the in-patient general pediatrics services; • Attend Continuity Clinic meetings; • Attend Grand Rounds at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta-Egleston and • Thursday Resident Grand Rounds; • Assist in teaching the course “Residents As Teachers”; • Organize the annual intern retreat; • Serve on the Resident Advisory Committee; • Serve on a Clinical Competency Committee • Schedule coverage, midpoint evaluations, and recruiting days for all residents; • Participate in Resident Recruitment Days and Recruitment Dinners; • Participate on the Resident Selection Committee; • Attend departmental faculty meetings; and • Organize career nights and other special events for the program.   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
64804
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Peds: General
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Temporary Full-Time
The Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University Department of Pediatrics, invites applications for a faculty position in pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant. Qualified candidates should be Board Certified/Eligible Hematologist/Oncologists, and preference will be given to applicants who wish to continue a career in clinical/translational research focused on Blood and Marrow Transplant. Additional expertise in clinical informatics is a plus. Clinical effort and research commitment are flexible depending on the candidate’s interests and training. Rank of assistant or associate professor will depend on experience and accomplishments.   About the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center The successful candidate will join one of the strongest pediatric hematology/oncology/BMT programs in the country. • The Aflac program has more than 100 faculty and 35 Advance Practice Providers (APPs). • More than 7,000 children with cancer and blood disorders are treated annually at the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center. • The Aflac pediatric oncology program cared for more than 500 new cancer cases last year, represents the pediatric arm of the Emory’s NCI-designated Winship Cancer Center, and is one of the four largest pediatric oncology programs in the country. • The Aflac pediatric hematology program is one of the largest in the country (including 1900 active patients with sickle cell disease). • The Aflac blood and marrow transplantation program performed over 80 transplants last year. • Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta—the only tertiary pediatric center in the dynamic metropolitan Atlanta area—serves a population of nearly 6 million people, providing a strong basis for clinical programs in rare disorders.   This position will allow a wealth of opportunities for research collaborations within the Department of Pediatrics, with Emory’s NCI-designated cancer center (Winship Cancer Institute), as well as with Emory basic science departments, the Rollins School of Public Health, the American Cancer Society (located in Atlanta), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.   Successful candidates will have: • MD or MD/PhD degrees • Board Certification in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology • Clinical informatics experience/certification preferred • Currently licensed as a physician and eligible for licensure as a physician in the State of Georgia • A strong record of scholarship and appropriate funding as an independent investigator, and will be expected to work in a collaborative fashion conducting nationally recognized research in pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant • A history of academic excellence/achievement   Salary and rank of Assistant/Associate Professor at Emory University School of Medicine will be commensurate with experience and accomplishment.   To Apply Qualified applicants should apply online, and are encouraged to submit a letter describing their research and career interests. Inquiries sent to: Muna Qayed, MD mqayed@emory.edu   Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.
Job Number
64797
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: BMT
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Research Interests
The Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University Department of Pediatrics, invites applications for a faculty position in pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant. Qualified candidates should be Board Certified/Eligible Hematologist/Oncologists, and preference will be given to applicants who wish to continue a career in clinical/translational research focused on Blood and Marrow Transplant. Experience in the design and conduct of cellular therapy trials in sickle cell disease is preferred. Clinical effort and research commitment are flexible depending on the candidate’s interests and training. Rank of assistant or associate professor will depend on experience and accomplishments.   About the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center The successful candidate will join one of the strongest pediatric hematology/oncology/BMT programs in the country. • The Aflac program has more than 100 faculty and 35 Advance Practice Providers (APPs). • More than 7,000 children with cancer and blood disorders are treated annually at the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center. • The Aflac pediatric oncology program cared for more than 500 new cancer cases last year, represents the pediatric arm of the Emory’s NCI-designated Winship Cancer Center, and is one of the four largest pediatric oncology programs in the country. • The Aflac pediatric hematology program is one of the largest in the country (including 1900 active patients with sickle cell disease). • The Aflac blood and marrow transplantation program performed over 80 transplants last year. • Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta—the only tertiary pediatric center in the dynamic metropolitan Atlanta area—serves a population of nearly 6 million people, providing a strong basis for clinical programs in rare disorders.   This position will allow a wealth of opportunities for research collaborations within the Department of Pediatrics, with Emory’s NCI-designated cancer center (Winship Cancer Institute), as well as with Emory basic science departments, the Rollins School of Public Health, the American Cancer Society (located in Atlanta), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.   Successful candidates will have: • MD or MD/PhD degrees • Board Certification in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology • Currently licensed as a physician and eligible for licensure as a physician in the State of Georgia • A strong record of scholarship and appropriate funding as an independent investigator, and will be expected to work in a collaborative fashion conducting nationally recognized research in pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant • A history of academic excellence/achievement   Salary and rank of Assistant/Associate Professor at Emory University School of Medicine will be commensurate with experience and accomplishment.   To Apply Qualified applicants should apply online and are encouraged to submit a letter describing their research and career interests. Inquires sent to: Muna Qayed,  mqayed@emory.edu   Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.  
Job Number
64793
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: BMT
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Research Interests
The Pediatric Institute of Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta have committed to enhancing food allergy care and research under the leadership of Dr. Brian Vickery by establishing the Emory + Children’s Food Allergy Center in 2018. Our site is a Clinical Research Center of Distinction within the FARE Clinical Network and aims for continued growth as a regional and national leader in food allergy in the coming years. The academic home of the Food Allergy Center is within the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy/Immunology, Cystic Fibrosis, and Sleep (PACS) in the Emory University Department of Pediatrics. We are now recruiting a full-time, board-certified allergist/immunologist at the Assistant or the Associate Professor level to join the PACS division and the Food Allergy Center as an Allergy/Immunology clinician and researcher.   Protected time for research will be provided for three years, with the expectations that by the end of this start-up phase the candidate will successfully establish extramural funding supporting 50-75% of his or her effort. Candidates who already have extramural funding are eligible to apply. It is expected that the successful candidate will develop his or her own independent research program that aligns with the mission of the Center, expands our research capabilities into new thematic directions, and advances the food allergy field. There are also opportunities to participate in, design, and lead interventional clinical trials as principal or co-investigator. Clinical research training programs, including an institutional KL2 program and those leading to a masters’ degree, are available via Emory and the Georgia CTSA.   In addition to these academic and scholarly efforts, the successful candidate will become an active member of the pediatric allergy/immunology clinical care team, managing routine allergy problems, severe asthma, more complex cases involving multiple food allergies in the setting of atopic dermatitis and/or eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders, as well as some immunology patients. We are committed to advancing the careers of our fellows and other learners at all stages through teaching and mentorship activities that include oversight of research projects and quality improvement. Inpatient coverage of our consult service is shared with other faculty.   The environment aligns institutional strengths to ensure academic and clinical productivity. Children’s is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Georgia and one of the largest in the country, serving nearly 350,000 unique patients each year with 532 licensed beds. The Allergy/Immunology clinic, the Food Allergy Center, and the Pediatric Research Unit are all housed within the Center for Advanced Pediatrics, a state-of-the-art 260,000 square foot outpatient clinic facility that brings together over 20 pediatric specialties, clinics, and programs under one roof aiming to provide a better way to treat children and teens with chronic diseases and complex care needs. In addition to being recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a top pediatric hospital, Children’s has been listed as one of Fortune magazine’s 100 best places to work for 9 consecutive years. The Emory University School of Medicine is ranked among the nation’s finest institutions for education, biomedical research, and patient care, and the Department of Pediatrics is ranked #3 in such departments in the U.S. in research funding by the NIH. Both Children’s and Emory support the ongoing professional and leadership development of physicians while maintaining a healthy balance between academics and clinical work and rewarding excellence and productivity in both. Research and teaching activities are supported and cultivated through strong relationships and affiliations.   Atlanta is a diverse, dynamic, and growing metropolitan area that offers an excellent quality of life, outstanding schools, world-class dining and entertainment, and easy access to a wide range of outdoor recreational activities. Board certification in Pediatrics preferred though Internal Medicine certification is acceptable. Candidates should be currently board-certified or board-eligible in Allergy/Immunology. Rank and competitive salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits are provided. Interested candidates, please forward letters of inquiry and curriculum vitae to Brian Vickery, MD, Director of the Emory + Children’s Food Allergy Center at bpvicke@emory.edu   Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.
Job Number
63771
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: Allergy
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
The Division of Pulmonology, Allergy/Immunology, Cystic Fibrosis and Sleep in the Department of Pediatrics within the Emory University School of Medicine, and the Center for Cystic Fibrosis and Airways Disease Research (CF-AIR), invite applications for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level within the broad field of biochemistry. Applicants in the fields of molecular biology and biochemistry of membrane proteins, and who study targets of relevance to cystic fibrosis, are particularly encouraged to apply.   The faculty candidate will be both a member of the faculty in Pediatrics and a member of CF-AIR, and will benefit from resources associated with both. The Department and Center are part of the Pediatric Research Alliance supported by both Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University. We offer a highly interactive collegial research environment with state-of-the-art research facilities, as well as proximity to and collaborations with The Winship Cancer Institute, the Yerkes National Primate Research Center, The Emory Vaccine Center, Emory Transplant Center, the joint Biomedical Engineering Department at Emory and GA Tech, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Visit our websites for more information on our faculty, department, and resources: http://www.cfatl.org and http://pedsresearch.org. Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree, in conjunction with a record of strong postdoctoral training. Ideal candidates will be collaborative scientists that bring new perspectives to the Department and Center, with a translational mindset. The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program, and to participate in our strong graduate and medical student training programs through mentorship and teaching. The primary criteria for selection will be excellence and creativity in research and scholarship. Candidates should submit their curriculum vitae, a cover letter, a description of research interests (up to 3 pages), and three letters of reference. The department will begin review of applications on 1/31/2021 and the position will remain open until filled.   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
63768
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Peds: Cystic Fibrosis
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Required Documents
Cover letter, Reference Letters, Research Interests
The Emory Department of Pediatrics and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta are seeking Neonatal Hospitalists for Senior Associate Faculty (limited-term, non-GME training positions). As a member of the Division of Neonatology in the Department of Pediatrics, the successful candidates will report to Dr. Poindexter as Division Director, and to Dr. Lucky Jain, as Chair.   Job Description • Devote 1.0 effort to clinical service within the Division of Neonatology, primarily seeing patients in the NICU at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston. Your clinical service would consist of 168 hours per month (14 12-hr shifts or 7 24-hr shifts or some combination thereof) as a member of the advanced practice provider (APP) team in the NICU. You would be responsible for clinical management of approximately 8-10 infants and providing clinical service under the direct supervision of the attending neonatologist. • Devote appropriate effort to education of fellows, residents, and medical students by sharing in the teaching responsibilities of the Neonatology Division while working in the NICU and by teaching in other venues as opportunity arises. • When possible, attend the Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston. • Provide exemplary clinical service and assure that patients cared for by you only receive the highest quality care. • Attend monthly Division meetings and attend medical staff meetings and faculty meetings as appropriate. • The Division of Neonatology will support your participation in the annual ECMO training course that is offered to incoming ICU fellows. • The Division of Neonatology would welcome and support your participation in ongoing quality improvement and clinical research activities of the division. • Participate in fellows’ conferences and didactic lectures for nurse practitioners at Emory. • Maintain Georgia state licensure, DEA certification, and appropriate facility privileges.   Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.
Job Number
63531
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: Neonatology
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
The Emory General and GI Surgery Division and the Emory Critical Care Center, with The Emory University School of Medicine and Department of Surgery, is seeking a full-time faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. This is an academic position requiring teaching and research responsibilities, in addition to clinical work.   SUMMARY OF DUTIES: • Serve as a general surgeon for the Division of General Surgery / GI within the Department of Surgery with an active inpatient and outpatient practice specializing in general surgery. • Serve as a critical care medicine attending in the Emory Critical Care Center • Participate in the clinical education, training and development of residents through practice-site rotation activities and conferences. • Participate in the development of unique and collaborative basic science research in the areas of general surgery and critical care medicine.   GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS: • Board Certified General Surgeon • Board Certified Critical Care Medicine Physicians • Successful completion of a 2 year general surgery fellowship in a nationally recognized program • A valid, unrestricted medical license to practice medicine in the State of Georgia • A controlled Substance Registration Drug Enforcement Administration Certificate   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
63170
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Surgery: General
Campus Location
Emory University Hospital
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University School of Medicine are seeking a visionary and collaborative leader with a strong clinical and academic foundation to serve as Chief, Behavioral and Mental Health for Children’s and Academic Division Chief of Behavioral and Mental Health for Emory University School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics.   As the leader for Behavioral and Mental Health for Children’s, the Chief will develop, lead and execute the strategy for behavioral and mental health and lead comprehensive behavioral and mental health services as part of Children’s Brain Health Center and contribute to, and be accountable for execution of the strategy to deliver meaningful impact. The Chief will advance clinical programs and clinical outcomes to meet national standards of excellence, and will attract and work with a team of clinical experts to advance these efforts. The Chief will support the advancement of research and teaching excellence in basic science, translational, clinical and community-based research in alignment with the vision and mission of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics. This science will focus on innovative solutions that advance best outcomes and promote preventive and family-centered care while achieving health equity goals. The Chief will oversee the management of behavioral and mental health services including child psychiatry, psychology and other related disciplines to include direct oversight of the financial and human resources and will be responsible for clinical service and operational performance. The Chief will be responsible for implementing and overseeing a culture of excellence in patient care, education and research in a diverse environment where respect and support for patients, families and professionals of all diverse demographic and socioeconomic groups is critical. Building diversity and inclusion among providers, faculty, staff and trainees, including minority representation, is an important institutional goal. Finally, the Chief will identify and lead opportunities for community partnership and engagement and serve as the behavioral and mental health expert liaison to the community to advance the strategy and garner community and philanthropic support. He/she will partner with other physicians and clinicians in the community to provide specific clinical services and to proactively meet patient demand, balancing the need to maintain positive relationships with community providers while fostering the growth of the clinical enterprise. These opportunities will include academic- community partnerships, within Emory, across other academic institutions in Atlanta, as well as with advocacy and state agencies.   Certification Summary • Doctor of Medicine (MD/DO) from an accredited school of medicine or Doctor of Psychology (PhD or PsyD) • For MD/DO candidates—Board Certification in child psychiatry and eligibility for licensure in Georgia are required. • For PhD/PsyD candidates—Completion of an APA-accredited internship, completion of post-doctoral fellowship in a pediatric specialty and eligibility for licensure in Georgia are required. • Eligible for appointment at Associate Professor or Professor level at the Emory University School of Medicine. • Meet eligibility requirements for credentialing as part of Children’s professional staff.   To be considered for this position, please contact Mark Lotz, Children’s Director of Executive and Physician Recruiting at mark.lotz@choa.org.   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.   Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.
Job Number
63149
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: DOP Pediatrics Admin
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
The Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology at Emory University School of Medicine is expanding to meet growing clinical needs at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the leading congenital cardiac care provider in Georgia and one of the busiest in the US. We are seeking dedicated cardiac team members to help provide anesthesia care for children undergoing cardiac surgical procedures, cath lab procedures (diagnostic, interventional, and electrophysiologic), non-invasive cardiac imaging, and anesthesia care for children with cardiac disease undergoing non-cardiac procedures. Approximately 700-750 cardiac surgical cases (500-550 on CPB) and 1,200 cardiac catheterizations are performed each year at CHOA under the care of our team. Our program trains one pediatric cardiac anesthesiology fellow each year. This faculty position includes academic appointment within Emory University School of Medicine (rank commensurate with experience). Both Children’s and Emory support the ongoing professional and leadership development of physicians while maintaining a healthy balance between academics and clinical work, rewarding excellence and productivity in both. Research and teaching activities are cultivated through strong relationships and affiliations with the other departments within the Emory School of Medicine, the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory, Georgia Institute of Technology and the Centers for Disease Control.   Job Requirements: Completion of an Anesthesiology residency and board certification in Anesthesiology.  The candidate must have also completed a fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesiology and demonstrate board certification or board eligibility in Pediatric Anesthesiology.  Completion of a Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiology fellowship is preferred but candidates with significant equivalent experience may also be considered.   Interested candidates, please apply online and forward letters of inquiry and curriculum vitae to: Justin B. Long, M.D., M.H.I. Director of Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiology Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, Georgia Email: justin.bradley.long@emory.edu   Employment will be in the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. 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.
Job Number
62543
Division
Emory+Children's Ped Institute
Department
SOMPI: Anesthesia at Egleston
Campus Location
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Position available in the Sarafianos laboratory at the Laboratory of Biochemical Pharmacology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine. The research focus is on Virology, Biochemistry, Structural biology of viruses that include HIV, SARS-CoV-2, Hepatitis B virus (HBV), Enteroviruses. Research is funded by multiple NIH grants on unraveling the molecular details of how biomedically-relevant enzymes function, how they are inhibited, how they develop drug resistance and towards developing drugs that will treat human disease by novel mechanisms of action. In pursuit of these goals we use a combination of conventional and cutting-edge research tools, including protein biochemistry, molecular virology, fluorescence imaging/microscopy, X-ray crystallography, cryo-electron microscopy, molecular modeling, enzymology, and high-throughput technologies.   Highly motivated individuals holding a Ph.D. and relevant experience in virology, structural biology, drug discovery, cell biology or biophysics are encouraged to apply. Interested applicants should include a cover letter describing accomplishments, CV, and contact information for three 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.
Job Number
61532
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Peds: Emory LOBP
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
Position available in the Sarafianos laboratory at the Laboratory of Biochemical Pharmacology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine. The research focus is on Virology, Biochemistry, Structural biology of viruses that include HIV, SARS-CoV-2, Hepatitis B virus (HBV), Enteroviruses. Research is funded by multiple NIH grants on unraveling the molecular details of how biomedically-relevant enzymes function, how they are inhibited, how they develop drug resistance and towards developing drugs that will treat human disease by novel mechanisms of action. In pursuit of these goals we use a combination of conventional and cutting-edge research tools, including protein biochemistry, molecular virology, fluorescence imaging/microscopy, X-ray crystallography, cryo-electron microscopy, molecular modeling, enzymology, and high-throughput technologies.   Highly motivated individuals holding a Ph.D. and relevant experience in virology, structural biology, drug discovery, cell biology or biophysics are encouraged to apply.   Interested applicants should include a cover letter describing accomplishments, CV, and contact information for three 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.
Job Number
61531
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Peds: Emory LOBP
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
Position available in the Sarafianos laboratory at the Laboratory of Biochemical Pharmacology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine. The research focus is on Virology, Biochemistry, Structural biology of viruses that include HIV, SARS-CoV-2, Hepatitis B virus (HBV), Enteroviruses. Research is funded by multiple NIH grants on unraveling the molecular details of how biomedically-relevant enzymes function, how they are inhibited, how they develop drug resistance and towards developing drugs that will treat human disease by novel mechanisms of action. In pursuit of these goals we use a combination of conventional and cutting-edge research tools, including protein biochemistry, molecular virology, fluorescence imaging/microscopy, X-ray crystallography, cryo-electron microscopy, molecular modeling, enzymology, and high-throughput technologies. Highly motivated individuals holding a Ph.D. and relevant experience in virology, structural biology, drug discovery, cell biology or biophysics are encouraged to apply. Interested applicants should include a cover letter describing accomplishments, CV, and contact information for three 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.    
Job Number
61524
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Peds: Emory LOBP
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

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