Assistant Project Scientist - Department of Radiation Oncology
University of California Los Angeles
The Department of Radiation Oncology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA seeks an Assistant Project Scientist to study the immunological aspects of radiation exposure with particular focus on myeloid cell biology and biomarker development. This position is under the direct supervision of Dr. Dorthe Schaue, Ph.D., Associate Adjunct Professor. The candidate will be expected to contribute to study design, perform data acquisition and analysis; prepare manuscript and literature review; and present research findings at national professional meetings. The candidate will also be expected to mentor graduate and undergraduate students in research and assist with the preparation of grant proposals.
Applicants must possess a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in Biology, Radiation Biology, Immunology or related field to apply. The incumbent must have the ability to perform animal experimentation such as injection, necropsy, and blood draw. Experience in immunological assays such as flow cytometry, ELISAs, ELISPOT, and RNAseq are preferred. Candidates must also have the ability to work on multiple projects efficiently and effectively, work independently, and must be able to communicate well with others in a team environment.
Interested candidates can apply online through the UC Recruit system located at:https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF07478
For more information about the position or general inquiries, please contact Dr. Dorthe Schaue at [email protected]
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