Emory

Scientist, Asst (AR) SOM

Job Number
99426
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Medicine: Nephrology
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Position involves clinical patient contact., Potential exposure to hazardous chemicals., Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
Job Category
Laboratory
Campus Location (For Posting) : City
Atlanta
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

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Description

The human integrative physiology laboratory at Emory University School of Medicine is a translational research program that operates within the Emory University main campus, and at the Atlanta VA Healthcare Center. The laboratory focuses on neural control of the circulation in human clinical populations at high cardiovascular risk. Funded projects include investigations of sympathetic control during exercise in chronic kidney disease (CKD), neuromodulation to improve blood pressure, sympathetic regulation during stress in patients with stress-related disorders such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The lab also engages in longitudinal studies and clinical trials testing benefits of pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions on sympathetic control in chronic disease populations. The successful candidate will have an M.D., or Ph.D., or other doctoral degree in physiology or a related field. Experience with human physiology research techniques, ultrasound, microneurography, or molecular techniques/multi-omics analyses is desirable but not essential. Interested candidates should forward inquiries, along with a CV, statement of research interests, and contact information for three references to Jeanie Park, MD, at jeanie.park@emory.edu.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Under minimal supervision, the Assistant Academic Research Scientist performs a wide range of highly technical and complex tasks necessary to advance basic and/or translational research programs.
  • Responsible for working with experimental platforms specific to the hiring Program. Duties will include but are not limited to experimental design, data analysis, and interpretation and communication of results of basic and/or translational research.
  • Will be required to review literature and apply advanced knowledge, skills, and input necessary for protocol development.
  • May assist in grant and other funding applications, as necessary and appropriate. Performs other responsibilities as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • PhD or MD OR Master's degree and five years of professional level experience in a technical or research lab.
  • Internship experience or experience prior to attaining the qualifying degree is not considered eligible work experience for this job classification.
  • Laboratory experience will be based on area of assignment.

NOTE: Applicants applying with a M.D. or equivalent degree must be eligible for a Georgia medical license to meet the minimum qualifications.

 

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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