UPCI Research Lab-Zhang - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19004317)
This individual must have the ability to work independently and to collaborate with other investigators within the research team and other investigators at our institution. This individual must have an advanced degree in biomedical research such as MD, PhD or MD/PhD. Strong background in cell and molecular biology and cell imaging, and experience with mice and intestinal disease models is required.
This individual is expected to initiate new research projects, develop research tools, design and execute lab-based studies. This individual will perform animal, tissue and molecular studies, including training undergraduate students, graduate students and post-doctoral fellows in laboratory techniques and data collection. This individual will conduct and manage research on intestinal injury and cancer models, and is required for domestic travel on meeting or collaboration for no more than two times each year.
The Research Project Manager will prepare manuscripts, meeting posters and oral presentations based on his/her studies. The individual is also expected to work with and interact with other research fellows, students and technicians in the PI's lab and the department.
Must have an advance degree in biomedical research and a strong background in cell and molecular biology, cell imaging and experience with mice and intestinal disease models.
Minimum Experience Level Required: 6-9 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm
Hiring Range: $46,644.00 - $76,440.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: Yes
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume
Internal Number: 19004317
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