JOB NO.: 89422-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Categories: Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 89422-AS
Working Title: Transplant Scientist
Official Title: SENIOR SCIENTIST(E10BN) or ASSOCIATE SCIENTIST(E10FN) or ASSISTANT SCIENTIST(E10LN)
Hiring Department: A539742-MEDICAL SCHOOL/SURGERY/TRANSPLANT
FTE: 50% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: MARCH 31, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Advertised Salary: Minimum $42,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization: PhD required, preferably in immunology, developmental biology, or related fields.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: Strong history of publication required.
History of successful grant proposal and submission desired.
Experience with personnel supervision preferred.
Strong base knowledge of the innate and adaptive immune system preferred.
Experience with both large and small animal models desired.
Experience with animal model development preferred.
Prefix assignment determined by years of relevant post-graduate, professional work experience. A minimum of 7 years of post-graduate, professional work experience is required for appointment at the senior level.
Position Summary: Within the laboratory of the Principal Investigator, this position will extend and elaborate research on donor management strategies that promote function of transplantable organs. Candidates with experience and/or relevant publications in inflammatory or immunological disease models are encouraged to apply.
Additional Information: -Must be dynamic and able to obtain the skills, knowledge and experience to coordinate multiple co-investigators and research staff, including students, technicians and postdoctoral fellows.
-Ability to work with small and large laboratory animals.
-Ability to lead a research group.
-Willingness and ability to work with potentially infectious material, past experience preferred.
-Demonstrated ability to work independently.
-Ability to work in a team environment.
-Strong written and oral communication skills.
Contact: Rachel Timbers
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )
Instructions to applicants: Please apply using the link provided and press the "Apply Now" button to begin the application process.. You will be required to upload a resume and cover letter.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 13 Jan 2017 Central Standard Time
Application Close: 26 Mar 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time