Research Associate-Fixed Term

Location
East Lansing
Posted
Jun 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated research associate to work on projects examining the role of flavonoids in regulating the innate immune system and cell apoptosis in chronic inflammatory diseases. Our laboratory combines in vitro, cellular and live animal approaches to understand the mechanisms that control immune cell fate and function and coordinate protective anti-tumor and immune-regulatory responses.

 

Required Degree

Doctorate

Minimum Requirements

Candidates should possess a PhD in Immunology, Food Technology, Genetics, Biochemistry, Nutrition and/or Molecular Biology; have a strong track record of high quality research; and an excellent publication record. We are particularly interested in candidates with previous experience in animal models of chronic inflammation, food processing, and molecular biology. 

 

Desired Qualifications

 Review of applications will begin on June 21, 2017, and continue until filled.

Required Application Materials

 

• A full CV with publication list

 

• Cover letter including the names and contact details of 3 references

 

• PDF copies of 2 of your most recentp ublications

 

Special Instructions

To apply via the Michigan State University Human Resources website:  careers.msu.edu.