Postdoctoral Associate

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7245271 (Ref:19464-en_US)

Posted: May 17, 2024

Job Description


This Postdoctoral Associate position will reside in the Department of Psychiatry, specifically a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry lab at the BCM and Texas Children's Hospital. The focus of this position will work in apprenticeship under the Professor in preparation for a career as a scientific/medical professional in child and adolescent psychiatry.

Job Duties

  • Participant facing activities:

    • Assisting with clinical assessment, administering neuropsychological tasks and symptom rating scales, may be required to receive on the job training of phlebotomy, and consenting for research studies.

  • Broader activities related to research visits:

    • Completing data collection, following up on regulatory matters, that includes pursuing any actions to ensure participants safety, sharing relevant information with participants primary providers, following up on laboratory tests obtained in the context of the study.

  • Research tasks:

    • Acquiring necessary skills to carry out brain imaging analyses for structural and functional imaging, to carry out analyses for physical activity monitoring, to carry out analyses for electrophysiological data.

  • Scholarly tasks:

    • Writing up manuscripts to report on research findings and pursuing opportunities to present in local and national scientific meetings.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • No experience required.

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

Nature; PD; SN

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:#7245271 (Ref:19464-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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