Postdoctoral Fellow of Pathology

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Postdoctoral Fellow of Pathology

Location:
New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Nov 13, 2019
Description:

POSITION SUMMARY: A Postdoctoral Fellow position available in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine.

We are seeking a motivated candidate who is proficient in DNA, RNA and cell culture methods. The successful candidate will be capable of investigating the role of human papillomavirus (HPV) or Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) in its associated human cancers. The work will involve methodologies including next-generation DNA/RNA-sequencing, FISH analysis, mutagenesis, cloning, RNA and DNA preparation, FACS analysis, cell-based assays including western blotting, co-IP, cell proliferation/growth, manipulation of cell culture, and immunofluorescence staining.


Qualifications:

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Ph.D. or M.D. with experience in molecular biology and biochemistry.

  1. Proficient in cellular and molecular biology research skills and advanced experimental techniques.
  2. Good computer skills, including an advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and/or Power Point softwareapplications.
  3. Solid analytical skills and attention to detail;
  4. Excellent verbal and written communication skills ;
  5. Excellent organizational skills;
  6. Excellent interpersonal skills;
  7. Ability to multi-task, and prioritize work assignments;
  8. Ability to maintain confidentiality in all work performed
  9. Ability to independently work on research assignments.
  10. Ability to give oral presentation of experimental results in lab meetings and research conferences.
  11. Ability to instruct graduate and undergraduate students in the lab, as needed.
  12. Ability to review journal manuscripts and provide critiques.

 

 

 

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Posted: 12/11/2019
Application Due: 12/9/2020
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