Postdoctoral Fellow

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Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 215038

Minimum Requirements Ph.D. or equivalent degree from an accredited college or university Departmental Requirements - Knowledge, Abilities, Skills Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skillsExperience in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other computer software/databasesUnderstanding of laboratory protocols and experimental designsAttention to detailWillingness and ability to work with research animalsAbility to work independently; maintain confidentiality Preferred Experience in patch-clamp electrophysiology, live high-speed confocal imaging, immunohistochemistry, molecular biology or 3D cell reconstruction. Highly motivated applicants with experience in one of the techniques along with a background in vascular biology and/or neuroscience Responsibilities A training position designed to learn through engagement in an advanced level of scientific technical and administrative work in support of research efforts in an assigned laboratory or clinical research setting. The duties include, but are not limited to: study the signaling mechanisms underlying cell-to-cell communication in the brain using patch-clamp electrophysiology, live confocal imaging, immunohistochemistry, molecular biology or 3D cell reconstruction; participate in research data collection and documentation within relevant guidelines and protocols; develop and evaluate new research techniques and procedures; publish results in scientific journals; perform a variety of complex chemical, biological, cytologic, microscopic, histologic, surgical, clinical, statistical/computational and dissection procedures; and other duties as assigned. Shift/Salary This position is supported by grant funds Shift: Days/M-F Salary: $47,476/Annual Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position Recruitment Period: Until FilledConditions of Employment All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review prior to starting with Augusta University. Equal Employment Opportunity Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.

Other Information This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success." Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.




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Posted: 12/28/2020
Application Due: 2/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time