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HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc - Palle Lab

at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Posted: 9/27/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 469875
Keywords: research, lab

Job Description

Extended Job Title
HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc - Palle Lab

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
511515 - CBB Lbk Genl

Position Description
Performs specialized Post Doctoral work in the planning, conducting and/or supervision of original research. Responsible for participating in a research project associated with Ph.D studies and the interpretation of the results of publication. Work is performed under supervision of graduate faculty members with evaluation based on accomplishment of assigned objectives and overall effectiveness of project. May supervise research and student assistants.

Requisition ID
18977BR

Optional Attachments
Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
A Postdoctoral Researcher Associate position is open immediately in Dr. Palle’s Lab in the Department of Cell Biology and Biochemistry, TTUHSC, Lubbock, Texas, USA to study the molecular mechanisms of DNA damage and repair and their association with chemoresistance. We utilize cell lines, mouse models, patient tissues and a wide array of molecular and biochemical methodologies. We welcome talented and committed candidates with recent Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Cancer Biology, or other relevant branches of biological sciences to join our team. Experiences in successfully generating stable cell lines, handling mice, producing tumors in mice and treating mice with commonly-used drug administration approaches would be a plus. Experiences in basic cloning strategies would be a plus.
 

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
4000

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Lubbock

Preferred Qualifications
  • Be highly self-motivated with strong interest in learning new knowledge and techniques;
  • Have excellent communication and organizational skills and attention to details;
  • Be capable of conceptualizing, designing experiments and conducting studies independently as well as cooperatively with other lab members as a team;
  • Have the capability to write grants and manuscripts for quality publications.
  • Experiences in successfully generating stable cell lines, handling mice, producing tumors in mice and treating mice with commonly-used drug administration approaches would be a plus.
  • Experiences in basic cloning strategies would be a plus.


Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department
CBB Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Other Instructors

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
PhD or equivalent doctorate (e.g., D.Sc., M.D.) in area of project specialization.

Knowledge of modern research practices, the methods, resources, and standards thereof. Ability to organize work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives and exercise independent judgment based on an understanding of organizational policies and activities. Ability to integrate resources, policies, and information for the determination of procedures, solutions and other outcomes. Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with other employees and the public. Ability to plan and allocate the workload of employees, providing direct training and supervision as needed.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
Yes

Are select agents used in this laboratory?
No

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