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PhD in Molecular and Systems Pharmacology

Emory University

Our student's career development is important to us. By nurturing their passion for research we help them acquire skills suitable for several career trajectories.


Laney Graduate School Graduate Division of Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Atlanta, Georgia, 30322, United States

What We Offer

Summary

Our graduate program offers broad training in the biomedical sciences for students interested in learning how the drugs of today work and how the novel therapeutics of tomorrow can be developed. Areas of strength for research include cancer, neuropharmacology, signal transduction, infectious disease, metabolomics, toxicology, chemical biology and drug discovery, nucleic acid and stem cell therapeutics. Over 2 decades of an NIH training grant is evidence of high ranking by our peers.


Academic Fields

Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology.
Pharmacology.
Clinical and Industrial Drug Development.
Cell Physiology.
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
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Degrees

Doctoral Degree, PhD, PhD in Pharmacology


Formats

Full Time

Keywords

Faculty Positions, Industry , Biomedical Research, Pharmaceuticals, Drug Discovery, Cancer, Toxicology, Signal Transduction, Happy Graduate Students, Consulting

Contacts

TJ Murphy PhD

TJ Murphy PhD
Depts of Pharmacology
medtjm@emory.edu
medtjm@emory.edu

Who We're Looking For

Summary

To be a successful applicant you will have had significant research experiences already. One and a half years would be a minimum. You can also clearly articulate your near and long term motivations for engaging a best-in-field research degree program, such as ours. We can best advise you whether applying would be worthwhile if your profile has the information noted above. Competitive applicants have significant research experience and can express a strong motivation for a research career. A strong record of performance in basic science and math coursework is important. Competitive applicants will have undergraduate courses in biochemistry, molecular and cell biology, physiology and chemistry. Our minimum GPA is 3.0 but we do not have a lower cutoff on GRE.  

Academic Backgrounds

Analytical Chemistry.
Animal Physiology.
Biochemistry.
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
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