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Requisition # 2828

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
College:Carver College of Medicine
Department:Internal Medicine


Salary:$47,484.00 to Commensurate

Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Percent Time:100%
Position Description:

Discipline: Biological Sciences. A position for a postdoctoral research scholar with a molecular biology background is available in a lab focused on the pathophysiology of Multiple Myeloma and its drug resistance.

The successful candidate will be involved in studying the function of multiple myeloma stem cells in novel genetic models.  He/she will have access to in vitro, ex vivo, and in vivo research models, as well as various research techniques and advanced equipment.  The successful candidate is expected to qualify for training grants and fellowships.

Education Requirement:

Candidates must have PhD degree.

Required Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will be a recent PhD and should have a strong background in molecular biology and genetic models of blood cancer and will be expected to acquire new complementary skills during the fellowship.

Experience with molecular biology techniques including PCR, qRT-PCR, transfection, Western Blot, cell culture is essential.

The ability to design, execute and interpret experiments is expected.

Desirable Qualifications:

Applicants should be passionate about conducting scientific research, demonstrate ethics and integrity, and be able to work both independently and as an effective member of a research team. Experience in flow cytometry, molecular cloning, cell culture, bioinformatics, histology/immunohistochemistry is desirable.

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vita
Name and Contact Information of References
Letters of Interest
 Number of References:  3

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Contact Information

Contact:Stacy M Pruter -
Cmed-Internal Medicine
SE322 GH

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