Job Title: Post Doctoral Fellow
Job Requisition ID: 26610BR
Division: School Of Medicine
Department: 736546:SOM: Peds: Hemostasis/Thromb
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Helps design and conduct research within a specified field while receiving advanced training from a designated Principal Investigator to enhance professional skills and research independence needed for pursuit of a career. The specific area of research in which the trainee is mentored is determined by the department and laboratory of the Postdoc. Designs and evaluates experiments. Develops new ideas that promote current research. Prepares and publishes scientific manuscripts under the direction of the Principal Investigator. May be responsible for operation of specific equipment. May teach techniques to others, train, and supervise research staff. Positions are temporary appointments as a research trainee. The initial appointment is for one year, renewal expected if progress is satisfactory and funds are available. Appointments cannot exceed five years.
A doctoral degree or equivalent (Ph.D., M.D., ScD., D.V.M., DDS etc) in an appropriate field. Excellent scientific writing ability and strong oral communication skills. The ability to work effectively and collegially with colleagues. Additional qualifications as specified by the Principal Investigator.
Additional Job Details:
We are seeking a PostDoc to work in a laboratory involved in the development of nucleic acid and protein-based therapeutics for bleeding disorders as well as the basic research surrounding the regulated biosynthesis of secreted proteins. The desired candidate will have familiarity with general cellular and molecular techniques including tissue culture, cloning, nucleic acid and protein analysis. Familiarity with gene therapy concepts and methodologies is an asset. This position requires experimentation using research lab animals as well as routine handling and breeding of mice. The individual needs to have strong organizational and record keeping skills and be experienced with PC computer.
Interested candidates should send CV and references to Trent Spencer, PhD at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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