Title:  Research Postdoctoral Fellow (MD)

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Up to $52,704
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  3556

The Division of Congenital Heart Surgery at Texas Children's Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to conduct clinical outcomes research in pediatric cardiovascular surgery. This is an opportunity for a self-driven, curious and enthusiastic individual to contribute to a growing surgical research program within the interdisciplinary Texas Children's Heart Center, with broad scope for collaboration with faculty and staff within Pediatric Cardiology, Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, and Cardiovascular Critical Care Medicine.

Job Purpose

Postdoctoral appointees participate in study design, data collection and analysis, preparation and publication of scholarly research, presentation of research at local and national meetings, attend departmental and institutional seminars (including grand rounds), and complete didactic training in cardiovascular core curriculum and the responsible conduct of human subjects research. The ideal candidate will have experience with clinical outcomes research methodology, qualitative and quantitative study design, biostatistical multivariate analysis, and manuscript preparation.

Job Duties
  • Plans, directs and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • May establish new research protocols and procedures.
  • Summarizes research findings and publish results in research journals. 
  • May be responsible for laboratory operations.
  • May supervise research staff.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education Required: Doctor of Medicine (MD).
  • Experience Required: None Required.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: None Required.





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