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Post Doctoral Researcher
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College of Medicine
SBS-Physiology & Cell Biology
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Position summary

Post Doctoral Researcher (Job Opening 437668) - Post Doctoral Researcher to pursue specialized research training, education and experience under the guidance of a scientific mentor within the Department of Physiology and Cell Biology; plans, designs and executes experiments of considerable scope and complexity in the study of regulation of the mechanical and electrical function of the diseased and healthy heart; collects and analyzes data for research sponsored by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and American Heart Association, as well as by other agencies; identifies and selects problems to be studied; develops and troubleshoots new experimental techniques and protocols; attends research seminars; contributes to manuscript preparation and supports technical writing; participates in preparation of grant applications for extramural funding.

Education and experience

Doctoral degree in a biological or health sciences field or an equivalent combination of education and experience required; Experience in cardiovascular research, including intra ventricular catheterization and myocyte contraction desired; experience in cell signaling pathways and prior training in physiology is strongly preferred; scientific publication record desired. Requires successful completion of a background check. Selected candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.