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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 444697) - Postdoctoral Researcher to pursue specialized research training, education and experience under the guidance of a scientific mentor in the Department of Physiology and Cell Biology; plans, designs and executes experiments of considerable scope and complexity in the study of the role of specific epigenetic modifiers and transcription factors in the biogenesis and progression of heart failure; collects and analyzes data for research sponsored by the National Institute of Health (NIH), as well as by other agencies; identifies and selects problems to be studied; develops and troubleshoots new experimental techniques and protocols; develops and details understanding of current relevant scientific literature; prepares research results for publication in reports, papers, journals, books and other media; prepares seminars and lectures for dissemination of knowledge; attends research reviews and seminars; 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, gene expression regulation, biochemistry, cellular and molecular biology, next generation sequencing is preferred; scientific publication record desired. Teamwork, communications skills, and scientific curiosity are preferred. Requires successful completion of a background check; qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical, including a drug screen.