Specific Title: Assistant Research Professor - Pediatrics
Location: IU School of Medicine
Department: IUSM - Pediatrics
Campus: IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
The IUSM Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine is seeking an Assistant Research Professor.
Primary roles and responsibilities include: *Performing in- and ex-vivo assay, and execute experiments using transgenic mouse models in combinations with dietary challenge under supervision of the principal investigator.
*Ex-vivo assays: RNA extract from islets, islet viability (Alamar blue); extracting bone marrow cells from weanling femur/tibia.
*In-vitro assays: managing INS-1 and MIN6 cells, performing cytokine challenge and insulin-stimulated assays
Successful candidates must have a PhD, MD or MD/PhD. Strong research background in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or life sciences is required. Experience in western blot, qPCR, immunohistochemistry/immunofluorescence staining, genotyping and has extensive experience managing mouse colonies.
Department Contact for Questions:
Teresa Shearer firstname.lastname@example.org
OAA #: IUSM007862016
Internal Number: 9278
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