Assistant Research Professor
Job Title: Assistant Research Professor
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 34517
Job Description The Division of Animal Sciences in the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources and Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health in the School of Medicine at the University of Missouri, Columbia, MO seek applicants at the rank of Assistant Research Professor. The outstanding candidates will have demonstrated innovative and cutting-edge research in reproductive biology, developmental biology, or related disciplines.
- Manage, coordinate and provide the strategy to successfully complete funded laboratory projects;Mentor and advise graduate and/or undergraduate students as well as help to supervise postdoctoral research associates and research support staff;Help recruit graduate students and postdoctoral research associates.Obtain extramural funding to support research in the area of women’s reproductive health;Publish in relevant scientific journals and present posters/talks at conferences; and,
- Ph.D. in biological sciences or a related field of study;Two years of relevant postdoctoral experience
- Evidence of outstanding scholarly and creative activity; Demonstrated experience in reproduction research using animal models and/or human tissues.Documented track record of publishing scientific articles and presenting findings at conferences;Expertise in analysis of cells and tissues using next generation sequencing (NGS) approaches (i.e., ChIP-seq, RNA-seq);Experience with preparation and acquisition of extramural funding from federal agencies such as the National Institutes of Health;An interest in teamwork and interdisciplinary cooperation will be given priority.
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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