Research Associate (Postdoctoral Fellow) - Dr. Zaid Abdelsattar's Lab

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Job Title:

Research Associate (Postdoctoral Fellow) - Dr. Zaid Abdelsattar's Lab

Position Title:

Research Associate (Postdoctoral Fellow) - Dr. Zaid Abdelsattar's Lab

Job Category:

University Faculty

Job Type:

Full-Time

FLSA Status:

Exempt

Campus:

Maywood-Health Sciences Campus

Location Code:

THORACIC (06750A)

Department Name:

THORACIC CV SURGERY

Is this split and/or fully grant funded? :

Yes

Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will have the appropriate mentorship and supervision to see through health services research projects from idea to publication, and the opportunity to present at national and international meetings. The candidate will be able to develop a research niche and area of expertise in cardiothoracic surgery and lung transplantation. The candidate will become facile in the management and analysis of big data as it pertains to cardiothoracic surgery with emphasis on health care delivery and policy. The candidate will work in a multi-disciplinary research environment which includes multiple renowned cardiothoracic surgeons, pulmonologists and lung transplant specialists, in addition to having access to basic scientists in the department.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will be a recent graduate, holding an M.D. and/or PhD with an interest in cardiothoracic surgery, thoracic oncology and/or heart/lung transplantation. Surgical residents who wish to gain research experience are also welcome to apply. Experience with statistical software packages such as R, SAS, Stata, is preferred but not mandatory.

Physical Demands:

Standing, Repetitive Motions

Working Conditions:

None

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience:

A Research Associate (postdoc) position is available in the Cardiothoracic Surgery Health Services Research Lab of Dr. Abdelsattar in the Department of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery, Loyola University Chicago. The Loyola thoracic surgery program is the busiest lung transplant program in Chicago having successfully performed over 1000 lung transplants, and is home to some of the busiest robotic thoracic surgeons in the area.

Open Date:

02/01/2021

Quick Link for Posting:

https://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/14996

Job Number:

8550463

Organizational Location:

HEALTH SCIENCES CAMPUS

Number of Vacancies:

1

Desired Start Date:

02/01/2021

Open Until Filled:

Yes

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 3/2/2021
Application Due: 3/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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