Pediatric Cardiovascular Biology Faculty Position

Location
Atlanta, Georgia (US)
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted
June 28 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The Children’s Heart Research and Outcomes Center (HeRO), a joint entity within Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, invites applications for a tenure eligible position at the Assistant Professor level, in the broad area of Cardiovascular Biology (MD and/or PhD required).

Faculty appointment will be in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology, in the Department of Pediatrics within the Emory University School of Medicine.

Areas of particular interest include: biology and electrophysiology of the cardiac conduction system; cardiovascular development; and single cell biology in the context of cardiac lineage commitment. Approaches that capitalize on stem cell biology, reprogramming, cell and tissue level electrophysiology are encouraged. In addition to the above research areas, we will also evaluate candidates with expertise in transplant, pulmonary hypertension, bioengineering, cardiac genetics, and cardio-oncology. The candidate will be expected to develop an innovative, externally funded research program, as well as engage in cross-disciplinary research programs. Interested applicants should attach their CV, research and teaching statements, as well as a diversity statement and the names of 3 references to Michael Davis (medavis@emory.edu).

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University have worked together since 1956, facilitating leading-edge pediatric research, training, and innovation. Together, our partnership advances research and facilitates evidence-based quality care for children. In 2020, the Emory Department of Pediatrics was the #1 ranked pediatric department in National Institutes of Health research funding.

This job posting is part of our ambitious $200M investment to substantially grow our team of world class child health researchers over the next five years. Click here to learn more about our plan to recruit 30 new world-class child health researchers over the next five years, or contact peds.research@emory.edu  with inquiries and for more information. Access this link to submit your application: https://bit.ly/PediatricCardiovascularBiologyFaculty

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