The Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has an exciting career opportunity for a Senior Research Associate 1. This position will study atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease/vascular biology using molecular, genomic, and epigenetic approaches in the Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute.
The minimum qualifications for this position are as follows: Master's Degree and some research experience gained during education/training or in employment in a research position. Possess research expertise with bone marrow stem cells, endothelial progenitor cells and exosomes is preferred. Ability to work with animal models, including hind-limb ischemia and chronic atherosclerosis. Good communication skills, both verbal and written, with fluency in the English language in order to participate in manuscript writing and presenting research findings.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for. The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, vacation, paid holidays and much more. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information-https://www.hr.miami.edu/careers/employment-laws-eo/index.html
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