The Department of Radiology at Michigan State University is accepting applications for a fixed-term Assistant Professor position in the newly established Precision Health Program. The successful candidate will be a highly innovative scientist with a Ph.D. in biomedical sciences, 8-10 years of research experience and a track record of excellence in molecular biology of cancer and application of nanoparticle carriers for cancer therapy. Familiarity with in vivo imaging methods is a plus. The successful candidate is expected to participate in a sustainable research program, make significant scholarly contributions to their discipline, and engage in institutional and professional service.
Doctorate -Biomedical Sciences
PhD in biomedical sciences with 8-10 years of research experience in biomedical sciences, experience in molecular biology of cancer and nanoparticle-based cancer therapy.
Hands-on experience with molecular and cellular biology assays and nanotechnology in application to cancer is a plus.
Required Application Materials
Please submit a cover letter, CV, and names and contact information of five references.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until filled. Visit www.rad.msu.edu for more information.
Summary of Health Risks
-Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue, and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions.
-Work with animals or unfixed animal tissue.
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