RESEARCHER - TRANSPLANTATION
JOB NO.: 93759-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 93759-AS
Working Title: Researcher - Transplantation
Official Title: RESEARCHER(E05DN) or ASSOC RESEARCHER(E05FN) or ASST RESEARCHER(E05LN)
Hiring Department: A539742-MEDICAL SCHOOL/SURGERY/TRANSPLANT
FTE: 70% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: APRIL 02, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $46,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Master's Degree in biology (or related field) or a Doctor of Medicine required.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Required Skills & Experience: Background in immunology and small animal models. Experience using multi-detector flow cytometry and cell culture. A minimum of 2 years of laboratory (undergraduate and/or graduate) work experience.
Preferred Skills & Experience: Molecular biology techniques including Western blotting, PCR, and mixed lymphocyte reaction.
License or certificate:
The Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation Surgery, is looking for an individual that can be an active participant in research projects. The mission of Dr. David Al-Adra's laboratory is to improve the quality of organs for transplantation through research and innovation; particularly related to donor organ pre-treatment using small animal models.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
Successful applicants will be energetic, enthusiastic, and self-motivated, will have excellent organizational skills, and will be capable of working with a team to design and execute experiments.
Excellent oral and written communication skills to communicate effectively with supervisors and colleagues.
Participation in surgery and daily care of small animals.
Oversee data collection, data analysis and interpretation of data findings.
Must be able to work flexible hours with occasional weekend and holiday rotations.
Instructions to applicants:
Please apply through the Apply Now button. You will be asked to submit a Cover Letter and Resume.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: Mar 8 2018 Central Standard Time
Application Close: Mar 25 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time