Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in Genetics, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry or a related field in hand by December 2020. Research projects focusing on pancreatic cancer biology.
First-authored publications in highly regarded scientific journal(s). Experience with independent experimental design and research. Experience in the areas of mouse genetics, molecular biology, cell biology, and biochemistry to work on research projects focusing on pancreatic cancer biology.
Brief Description of Duties:
The Postdoctoral Associate will conduct experiments using novel genetic mouse models developed for in-depth mechanistic studies of inflammation/obesity in pancreatic tumorigenesis.
Within the predetermined research scope and methodology, conduct research experiments using novel genetic mouse models for in-depth studies of inflammation / obesity in pancreatic tumorigenesis.
Study genetics of mice related to pancreatic cancer biology.
Maintain database containing all animal information.
Assist in the preparation of manuscripts for publication in scientific journals and presentation at national meetings. May also assist with grant reports and proposal writing.
Work with PI to supervise research technicians and/or graduate students.
Documentation of studies, data collection, analysis and literature searches.
Other duties as assigned.
The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption. Evening and weekend work will be required at times.
Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
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