Postdoctoral Fellow 1
Job Ref # 37998
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Category: Administrative Fellowships
Job Type: Part-Time
Location:
Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX

Work Shift: DAY

Work Week: M - F


Job Summary

JOB SUMMARY

Performs basic research duties under the supervision/direction of a Physician (Principal Investigator).

PATIENT AGE GROUP SERVED

Not applicable

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develops research methods and performs research activities.  (EF)
  • Documents research results and writes reports of results for presentation and/or publication in professional journals and other publications.  (EF)
  • Assists in maintaining the functionality and operations of the Principal Investigator’s laboratory.  (EF)
  • Demonstrates the components of the I CARE values.  (EF)
  • Follows all safety rules while on the job.  Reports accidents promptly and corrects minor safety hazards.  Communicates with peers and management regarding any hazards identified in the workplace.  (EF)
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Principal Investigator.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

M.D. or Ph.D required

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

Experience requirements will vary depending on the field of research.

Postdoctoral Fellow 0– no Postdoc experience required

Postdoctoral Fellow 1– one year of Postdoc experience

         Postdoctoral Fellow 2 – two years of experience

    Postdoctoral Fellow 3 – three years of postdoc experience

  Postdoctoral Fellow 4 – four years of postdoc experience

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED

Not applicable

SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • Experience in biomedical research required.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Research laboratory environment.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Research laboratory environment

 


Equal Employment Opportunity

Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of  race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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Company Profile

Since its founding in 1919, Houston Methodist Hospital has earned worldwide recognition. Houston Methodist Hospital is affiliated with the Weill Medical College of Cornell University and New York-Presbyterian Hospital, one of the nation's leading centers for medical education and research.  Houston Methodist is consistently ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospital” list and was recently named the number one hospital in Texas. FORTUNE magazine has placed Houston Methodist on its annual list of “100 Best Companies To Work For” since 2006.  Houston Methodist Hospital directs millions of research dollars into patient care and offers the latest innovations in medical, surgical and diagnostic techniques. With 1,119 licensed beds, 67 operating rooms and over 6,000 employees, Houston Methodist offers complete care for patients from around the world.

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