Assistant Research Scientist in Cancer Studies
Job ID: 222616
Position # 20001901
This faculty member will be responsible for designing, performing, and interpreting different experiments related to the projects performed in the lab. These include, but are not limited to the studies of tumor cell biology, development of novel anticancer therapeutics and develop strategies to overcome therapy resistance in prostate and bladder cancers. The faculty member will also be responsible to assist in overseeing and supervising different research projects in the lab by advising, developing and writing manuscripts and grant applications. In addition the candidate is expected to receive his/her grant support within three years.
Planning and Design - 50%
Planning, designing, and performing research projects and analyzing the data from these research projects
Assist with Grant Writing - 20%
Assist in grant writing and submission/Scientific manuscript writing and submission
Assist with Mentoring - 20%
Assist in mentoring and supervising graduate students, research assistants and research associates.
Administrative Tasks - 5%
Performing administrative and managerial tasks in the lab
Assist with lab meetings - 5%
Attend lab meetings and discussions of results from research projects
PhD or equivalent
Conditions of Employment
All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review. For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.
The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree(s) as well as post-secondary coursework in the form of original transcript(s). Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.
How To Apply
To be considered an applicant for this position your must apply online at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty.
Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.
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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.