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Post Doctoral Scholar

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The Ohio State University
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Position Type
Postdoc
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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Job Title:Post Doctoral Scholar

Department:Medicine | Emergency Medicine

Job Description

The post-doctoral researcher designs, executes and manages research projects investigating stem cells for myocardial repair in a foundational (basic) biological/health science research laboratory in the Department of Emergency Medicine, collaborates with principal investigator (PI) to develop and implement goals and objectives of studies; conceptualizes, designs and executes complex laboratory experiments; rodent MI survival surgeries; echocardiography; maintaining surgical records; plans and executes advanced molecular and cellular techniques; plans, coordinates and oversees processing and analysis of data; analyzes and interprets research data; develops and implements new and/or revised research methodology and techniques; plans and tests experimental designs, sampling techniques, and analytical methods; develops and establishes research controls, criteria and standards; performs critical analysis of literature relevant to research; collaborates with principal investigator to write and prepare research papers and manuscripts for publication and presentation at national and conferences and workshops, and in the writing of project reports, grants, articles and other documents; attends and presents research results at national and international scientific conferences, workshops and seminars; assists with development, writing and preparation of grant proposals to obtain new or renewal of extramural funding in support of research; investigates, identifies and recommends possible sources of research funding; monitors and enforces laboratory safety procedures to ensure compliance with OSHA regulations, as well as local, state and federal regulations, including proper disposal and maintenance of regulated materials; trains and/or supervises research staff; manages daily operations of the laboratory; oversees and initiates procurement of lab supplies and equipment; provides technical assistance and supervision of equipment; negotiates and oversees equipment service contracts and repairs.

Additional Job Description

Minimum Education and Skills/Experience Required/Desired

A Doctoral degree in an appropriate biological/health science field is desirable. Requires successful completion of a background check; qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical, including a drug screen.

Essential Duties

75%: Designs, executes and manages research projects investigating stem cells for myocardial repair in a foundational (basic) biological/health science research laboratory; conceptualizes, designs and executes complex laboratory experiments; performs rodent MI survival surgeries; echocardiography analysis; maintaining surgical records; plans and executes advanced molecular and cellular techniques; plans, coordinates and oversees processing and analysis of data; analyzes and interprets research data; develops and implements new and/or revised research methodology and techniques; plans and tests experimental designs, sampling techniques, and analytical methods; collaborates with principal investigator to develop and implement goals and objectives of studies; develops and establishes research controls, criteria and standards.

25%: Performs critical analysis of literature relevant to research; collaborates with principal investigator to write and prepare research papers and manuscripts for publication and presentation at national and conferences and workshops, and in the writing of project reports, articles and other documents; attends and presents research results at national and international scientific conferences, workshops and seminars; assists with development, writing and preparation of grant proposals to obtain new or renewal of extramural funding in support of research; investigates, identifies and recommends possible sources of research funding; prepares and submits research progress reports to sponsors.

Additional Information:

Location:Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute (0113)

Position Type:Term (Fixed Term)

Scheduled Hours:40

Shift:First Shift

Final candidates are subject to successful completion of a background check. A drug screen or physical may be required during the post offer process.

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