Research Associate -Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Cancer Biology

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Job Title Research Associate -Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Cancer Biology Position Title Research Associate -Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Cancer Biology Position Number Job Category University Faculty Job Type Full-Time FLSA Status Exempt Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Campus Location Code Dept of Cancer Biology (06311A) Department Name DEPARTMENT OF CANCER BIOLOGY Is this split and/or fully grant funded? Yes Duties and Responsibilities

-PhD and/or MD degree
-Molecular cloning and animal work experience (mouse models) are encouraged but not necessary.

Duties and Responsibilities:

This is a postdoc position. The candidate will develop blood stem cell expansion technique supported by an active NHLBI award. He/she will use in vitro culture system to identify sport cells and soluble factors to improve the in vitro expansion efficiency of blood stem cells. The candidate will develop novel 2D and 3D co-cultures for blood stem cells. He or she will also produce novel protein cytokines using bacterial or mammalian cells. These cytokines will be tested for blood stem cell expansion.

Qualifications

Qualifications:
PhD and/or MD degree. Strong experience in 2D and 3D cell culture techniques, and experience using HPLC and LC-MS in protein extraction/purification are required. Molecular cloning and animal work experience is preferred.

Physical Demands Standing Working Conditions Animals Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

-PhD and/or MD degree
-Molecular cloning and animal work experience (mouse models) are encouraged but not necessary.

Duties and Responsibilities:

This is a postdoc position. The candidate will develop blood stem cell expansion technique supported by an active NHLBI award. He/she will use in vitro culture system to identify sport cells and soluble factors to improve the in vitro expansion efficiency of blood stem cells. The candidate will develop novel 2D and 3D co-cultures for blood stem cells. He or she will also produce novel protein cytokines using bacterial or mammalian cells. These cytokines will be tested for blood stem cell expansion.

Qualifications:
PhD and/or MD degree. Strong experience in 2D and 3D cell culture techniques, and experience using HPLC and LC-MS in protein extraction/purification are required. Molecular cloning and animal work experience is preferred.

Open Date 01/29/2019 Close Date Special Instructions to Applicants Quick Link for Posting http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/10155 Job Number 8550395 Organizational Location Provost Health Sciences Division Posting Details

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Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 03/01/2019 Position End Date 02/28/2021 Open Until Filled Yes Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Research Statement
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Posted: 2/28/2019
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