Emory University Post Doctoral Fellow (Neonatology) in atlanta, Georgia


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.

Additional Details

In order to be considered for employment in this Postdoctoral Residency Position, candidates must have completed the requirements of a doctoral degree from a professional training program in applied psychology, from an accredited educational institution recognized by the board as maintaining satisfactory standards pre-doctoral internship or equivalent predoctoral internship training from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.

Applicant will be expected to actively participate in research project:

  • Participating in writing protocol and IRB –ROC approval

  • Participants recruitment

  • Manage database

  • Administration of parent stress and parent postpartum depression scales

  • Follow up after discharge (phone call survey)

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Job Number 21269

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Peds: Neonatology

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable

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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled