Postdoctoral Associate - Cardiothoracic Transplant - Surgery - CT TXP & Circ Sprt (90006001)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7087703 (Ref:8990-en_US)

Posted: October 22, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Division of Cardiothoracic Transplant and Circulatory Support in the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking to recruit a postdoctoral associate to study increasing heart transplantation by using organs from donors after circulatory death. The purpose of the research is to increase the number of heart transplants that can be performed in the United States by devising a safe, innovative protocol whereby donor hearts can be removed, preserved in an innovative fashion, and transplanted with good results.

Job Duties

  • Plans, directs and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments. 30%
  • Evaluates and analyzes data. 20%
  • Participates in donor runs for organ procurement. 10%
  • Establishes new research protocols and procedures. 10%
  • Summarizes research findings and publish results in research journals. 10%
  • Responsible for laboratory operations. 10%
  • Supervises research staff. 10%

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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Job posting number:#7087703 (Ref:8990-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
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