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Help design and conduct research in computational and experimental biology of single-ventricle heart disease while receiving advanced training from a designated Principal Investigator to enhance professional skills and research independence needed for pursuit of a career. Designs and evaluates experiments. Research focus on the use of computational and statistical modeling to understand signals contained within circulating extracellular vesicles that contribute to the different outcomes. The ideal candidate will have a degree in engineering or a similar quantitative discipline, have experience working with R and/or Python, have the ability to process and analyze large genomic, proteomic, and metabolomics data sets. Develops new ideas that promote current research projects related to single-ventricle and other cardiovascular defects. Prepares and publishes scientific manuscripts under the direction of the Principal Investigator. May be responsible for operation of specific equipment.
Positions are temporary appointments as a research trainee. Post-Doctoral Fellow is an entry level position in which the research fellow receives training under close supervision of faculty in the Emory University, School of Medicine, Department of Biomedical Engineering with close ties to Georgia Institute of Technology and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
Qualifications:A doctoral degree or equivalent Ph.D., in Engineering discipline, Biomedical sciences, or related fields with an emphasis on quantitative methods.
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