Emory University Research Informatics Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Requisition ID:



701500:Winship Cancer Institute

Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION: Leads efforts to ensure that informatics systems support and advance the objectives and mission of Emory University. Works directly with faculty and staff to document, analyze, and translate their needs into technical designs and Informatics solutions. Utilizes standard software requirements and design practices to document Informatics solutions to support a wide range of activities across the university.

Applies biomedical Informatics technical standards, methodologies, and principles to program needs, objectives, and outcomes. Manages, from a client business perspective, related systems projects. Ensures a high level of client satisfaction by monitoring the delivery of ongoing information systems to the enterprise. Performs related responsibilities as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A bachelor's degree and five years of experience in information technology or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience which includes experience working within a health, research, or academic institution. Knowledge of data and information systems standards relevant to the field of biomedical Informatics and health systems.


  • Windows experience preferred.

  • Anatomical knowledge required.

  • Experience with cross-sectional imaging.

  • Knowledge of computer networks, radiology information systems and PACS from a user standpoint

  • Ability to learn multiple image analysis applications.

  • Good communication and organizational skills required.

  • Familiarity with assessment criteria for oncology clinical trials preferred.

  • Certificate/degree in Radiology Imaging Technology and related experience. Experience with CT technology preferred.

  • 1-2 years of experience in clinical trials research or radiology required.

Operating Unit/Division:

Exec.V.P. for Health Affairs

Job Title:

Research Informatics Analyst

This position involves::

Not Applicable

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Additional Job Details:

Data Analysis (80%): Under the guidance of radiologists, referring clinicians, corporate sponsors, Principal

Investigators and Project Manager, the incumbent performs 2D or 3D image analysis according to trial protocol with appropriate documentation and archival of the final product. Incumbent will work primarily on image analysis for the PIM, involving quantitative, longitudinal tracking of tumor size.

Data Management (15%): Locates and transfers image data from local PACS archives to computer workstations for analysis. Accesses hospital and radiology information systems to validate patient studies. Organizes and uploads measurement results and new image data sets to the appropriate database or PACS. Maintains effective working relations and communication with departmental staff and research teams.

Documentation (5%): Maintains documentation of research projects.

Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Inquiries should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322. Telephone: 404-727-9867 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD).