Department: SOMC Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications
Advertised Job Summary:
To serve as a Post-Doctoral Fellow under the general supervision of the Principal Investigator (PI) conducting research on projects as a result of funding provided by NIH grants. Research will be aimed at assessing the epigenomic, genomic and transcriptomic effects, and/or microbiome following environment pollutant and dietary supplement exposure on inflammation and cancer. Research also involves COVID-19 and PTSD patients. Advises principal investigators, students, and other laboratory personnel on current methods, ongoing experiments, and future research directions. Maintains accurate and detailed records of laboratory experiments and presents these in informal laboratory discussions, group meetings, formal symposia and publications. Assists in training other individuals including students in the laboratory. To demonstrate commitment to conducting business lawfully and ethically by consistently adhering to compliance policies, procedures and regulations.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Requires a Ph.D. in any biomedical sciences including Immunology, Molecular/Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, or other related discipline.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 97014
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