Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 16319
-Provide oversight for all animal husbandry, our animal surgery team, organizing, set-up, ordering, the Endo/Sham surgeries and follow-up animal care and animal treatments.
-Participate in all animal surgeries.
-Work with the PI to provide direction and oversight of the development of three generations of embryos and offspring from Endo and Sham rats.
-Supervise tissue/sample collection for appropriate allocation to all experiments.
-Perform all techniques for studying epigenetic modifications, imprinting, and deviations in embryo survival mechanisms.
-Oversee laboratory technical personnel, graduate and undergraduate students who may be assisting with this project.
-Successful candidate is expected to prepare and present their research at national / international meetings in the field and publish two manuscripts per year.
-One to two years in related laboratory work, a good publication list, evidence of ability to earn external funding and excellent references is preferred.
PhD or DVMApplication Materials
Curriculum Vitae, Three Professional Letters of Reference, Research Goal StatementOther Information
Major Areas of Expertise:
Sequencing and Analysis
Epigenetic - primer design, COBRA, MeDIP, etc., Gene expression arrays
Ability to speak and write fluent English
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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