Emory University Postdoctoral Fellow in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Requisition ID:



737500:SOM: Rad Onc: Admin

Job Description:

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.

Operating Unit/Division:

School Of Medicine

Job Title:

Postdoctoral Fellow

This position involves::

Involve working with radioactive materials or devices., Involve working with animals.

Preferred Qualifications:

Successful applicants require a recent Ph.D degree in a field of Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or Biomedical Science.

Full/Part Time:




Additional Job Details:

Applicants should apply online and send their curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation to: Dr. Xingming Deng, Division of Cancer Biology, Department of Radiation Oncology,

Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine,1365C Clifton Road NE, Room C3092, Atlanta, GA 30322. E-mail: xdeng4@emory.edu

Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Inquiries should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322. Telephone: 404-727-9867 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD).