Postdoctoral Researcher Full-Time Research Assistant/Associate

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Job TitlePostdoctoral Researcher Full-Time Research Assistant/AssociateCampusBangorPosting Number201100633Full or Part TimeFull-TimePosition TypeStaffPosition End Date (if temporary)09/27/2023Exempt/Non-ExemptNon-ExemptBenefits EligibleYesJob Description Summary

This position requires a person to have significant foundational knowledge and experience in the primary research field and complementary research methodologies. The person would largely work independently to perform a range of laboratory activities including complex tasks supporting the research project. This position expects that supervision of research technicians will occur depending on the size of the laboratory.

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will perform the following work and studies:

Assess expression levels of xenobiotic transporters in cells and tissues with Real-time PCR and Immunostaining/Western blot;

Conduct and transporter assays for small molecule drugs;

•Collect, record and analyze project data;
•Write reports, prepare presentations, and write manuscripts
•Train and oversee the work of students and research technicians;
•Good written and verbal communication skills are essential.
•Perform other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:
•A Master’s or PhD degree in biochemistry, molecular biology, pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacology or related field; A bachelor’s degree with equivalent experience will also be considered;
•Experience of cell culture, RT-PCR and Immunostaining/Western blot;
•Highly motivated and committed, reliable, responsible, and dependable
•Team player, good oral and written communication skills;
•Computer skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point;
Desired Qualifications:
•Experience of running cell permeability and drug transport assay;
•Knowledge/experience of high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) and LC-MS/MS

Education and Experience

Education:
•A Master’s or PhD degree in biochemistry, molecular biology, pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacology or related field; A bachelor’s degree with equivalent experience will also be considered;

Experience:
•Research experience required
•Experience of cell culture, RT-PCR and Immunostaining/Western Blot required

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions.

EEO StatementClose Date03/31/2021Open Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants

APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

1. Resume/CV
2. Cover Letter//Letter of Application. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

To apply to this position, please also send a copy of the files mentioned above to Dr. Zhang, [email protected]

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    Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter
    Optional Documents
    1. Curriculum Vitae
    2. Unofficial Transcripts
    3. Other Document
    4. Letter of Recommendation 1

     

     

     

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    Posted: 10/10/2020
    Application Due: 3/31/2021
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