Postdoctoral Fellow - Dr. Pedro T. Ramirez - Dept. of Gynecologic Oncology & Reproductive Medicine

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, TX

ID: 7055078
Posted: January 4, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine has an immediate opening for a Postdoctoral position effective 02/15/2019. Dr. Pedro Ramirez is recruiting MD or MD/PhD trained scientists to conduct clinical research in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery. The candidate should have a recent MD or MD/PhD degree with strong clinical research abilities and interests. The postdoctoral fellow will work on projects related to Enhanced Recovery After Surgery in Gynecology Oncology.

The post-doctoral scholar will have plenty opportunities to work on manuscript writing (opportunities to publish as the first author), to learn about grant writing, to develop independent studies and provide mentoring to undergraduates/graduates. The scholar will have access to several datasets. The scholar will have opportunities to work with experienced mentors to develop new projects surrounding Enhanced Recovery After Surgery. The scholar’s main responsibilities include developing study protocols and managing IRB proposals, assisting with grant proposal development and submissions, and assisting with project management and dissemination including writing manuscripts.

The successful candidate will have a track record of productivity in research, and have the talent, energy, passion, commitment and potential to take advantage of the vast resources available at the #1 ranked University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and strong reference letters are required.

If interested, please send your curriculum vitae, a brief summary of research experience along with the name and contact information of three references to:

Maria D. Iniesta-Donate, MD, PhD
Sr. Coordinator Clinical Studies- ERAS Program
Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
1155 Pressler Street, CPB6.3443
Houston, TX 77030
T (713) 745-3531
F (713) 563-5737

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability or veteran status except where such distinction is required by law. All positions at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information. Smoke-free and drug-free environment.

Contact Information:

Maria Iniesta-Donate
Gynecologic Oncology & Reproductive Medicine
1155 Pressler St., Unit 1365 Room CPB6.3443
United States
Tel: (713) 745-3531
Fax: (713) 563-5737


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