Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Postdoctoral Researcher, for the Pharmacology Department at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.
The primary purpose of the Visiting Researcher is to study the role of mTOR kinase in metabolic regulation under the direction of the principal investigator.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Works under the direction of the principal investigator.
Carries out various cellular and molecular experimental studies.
Understands and adheres to Rutgers' compliance standards as they appear in RBHS's Corporate Compliance Policy, Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest Policy.
Must possess effective oral and written communication skills and ability to publish scientific research papers'/articles and to apply for extramural funding.
Keeps abreast of all pertinent federal, state and Rutgers regulations, law and policies as they presently exist and as they change or are modified.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Recent doctoral degree in Biomedical or Life Sciences.
Must have first authored publications in relevant high impact scientific journals.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge on cell culture, molecular and cell biology techniques.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Must be computer literate with proficiency and working knowledge of database and reporting tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.
Previous experience with mouse work.
Posting Number: 19ST3618
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 98013
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