Research Assistant Professor

Location
Columbia, SC
Posted
Apr 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Title Research Assistant Professor

Internal Title

Quicklink uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=79091

Band Unclassified

Requisition Number 010582

Minimum Salary Salary commensurate with qualifications.

Salary Range

Pay Basis Annually

Department College of Pharmacy

Campus USC Columbia

Expected Fill Date

Job Posting Date 06-13-2016

Reopen Date

Minimum Posting Period Ends 06-19-2016

Job Close Date

Type of Position
Research Grant

Job Type Full-Time

Job Category Faculty

If Research Grant/Time Limited, indicate the benefits provided
No Benefits


Job Description
Will conduct research and other research-related activities under the direction of the PI (Dr. Petkov). Other laboratory-related duties will include, but, are not limited to: maintaining transgenic mouse colonies, preparing animal use protocols, prepare progress reports related to research, setting up and managing new equipment, participation in developing of new methodologies. Collection and analysis of preliminary data for grant proposals. Assisting the PI (Dr. Petkov) with grant submissions.

Applicants should be very skillful in setting up, care and use of laboratory equipment and have ability to develop new and improved methodology. Some but not all equipment needed to perform the dutiesinclude: Axopatch 200B Amplifier, Digidata 1322A, Digidata 1440A, MP-285(ROE) Micro Manipulator, TDS1002 Oscilloscope, 900CT Tunable Active Filter, D-612T Filtered DC Power Supply, Axiovert 40CFL Microscope (fluorescence), Microscope Nikon Eclipse TS100, Vista Vision Microscope, Stemi 2000-C Microscope, PP-830 Puller, MF-830 Micro Forge, 5004 Micro-Osmette Automatic Osmometer, Analog Dry Heat Block, Centrifuge GLXY Minis(93000-196), SevenEasy pH, Horizontal Gel Electrophoresis Box (27372-200), Ultrasonic wave cleaner(PUC), VMS-C7 Mixer/Hot Plate, XS64 Analytical Balance, MASTERCYCLER, MyoMed custom-built 8-channel 8-tissue bath system with electrical filed stimulation option, and other equipment not listed here.


Minimum Qualifications
PhD degree in one of the following areas: physiology, pharmacology, electrophysiology, cell and molecular biology, biophysics, or related discipline with at least 10 years of postdoctoral experience and a minimum of 20 peer-reviewed research articles. The candidate should be first/leading author on at least 50% (10+) of these 20+peer-reviewed research articles. The candidate will be expected to publish at least 1-2 first-authored peer reviewed papers per year in order to be considered for re-appointment.


Preferred Qualifications
Applicants should be very skillful in setting up, care and use of laboratory equipment and have ability to develop new and improved methodology. Some but not all equipment needed to perform the dutiesinclude: Axopatch 200B Amplifier, Digidata 1322A, Digidata 1440A, MP-285(ROE) Micro Manipulator, TDS1002 Oscilloscope, 900CT Tunable Active Filter, D-612T Filtered DC Power Supply, Axiovert 40CFL Microscope (fluorescence), Microscope Nikon Eclipse TS100, Vista Vision Microscope, Stemi 2000-C Microscope, PP-830 Puller, MF-830 Micro Forge, 5004 Micro-Osmette Automatic Osmometer, Analog Dry Heat Block, Centrifuge GLXY Minis(93000-196), SevenEasy pH, Horizontal Gel Electrophoresis Box (27372-200), Ultrasonic wave cleaner(PUC), VMS-C7 Mixer/Hot Plate, XS64 Analytical Balance, MASTERCYCLER, MyoMed custom-built 8-channel 8-tissue bath system with electrical filed stimulation option, and other equipment not listed here.


Documents which must be associated with this posting
Resume/CV
Cover Letter
List of References


Special Instructions to Applicants
Please provide 3 - 5 reference letters.

SOC Code 19-4021

PI97442979