Emory Healthcare/Emory University Post Doctoral Fellow, Glaucoma Research in Atlanta, Georgia
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The Post Doctoral Fellow for Glaucoma Research 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.
ADDITIONAL JOB DETAILS:
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.
This is a two-year postdoctoral position to evaluate a RNA sequencing experiments along with complex genetic analysis of axonal regeneration in the optic nerve.
The experiment will include working with animals and animal tissues.
A Ph.D. or equivalent in pharmacology, neuroscience, cell biology, or related discipline is required.
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.
NOTE: Position tasks are generally required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location. Remote work from home day options may be granted at department discretion. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.
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Job Number 75163
Job Type Regular Full-Time
Division School Of Medicine
Department SOM: Ophthal: Admin
Location : Name Emory Clinic Bldg B
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with animals.
Required Documents Letter of Interest
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