Date Posted: Feb 26, 2018
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
- Oregon State University
- Location: Portland, OR
- Job Number: 7050122
- Posting Date: Feb 26, 2018
- Application Deadline:
Open Until Filled
The Sun Lab is seeking motivated candidates with interests in the area of drug delivery, molecular imaging, or nanomedicine for a full-time postdoctoral research position in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, OSU/OHSU College of Pharmacy. Our research is focused on biomedical applications of nanotechnology with several projects spanning materials synthesis and characterization to in vitro and small animal in vivo studies. As an interdisciplinary group, we are looking for creative individuals, who are excited by a collaborative research experience and are motivated by opportunity to work in areas beyond their own technical expertise. Our laboratory is housed in the newly constructed Collaborate Life Sciences Building (http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/vision/collaborative-science-building.cfm) on Portland’s beautiful South Waterfront.
Applicants should be recent graduates with a doctoral degree (MD, PhD or equivalent) in pharmaceutical sciences, chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, bioengineering, or related discipline. Successful candidates should also possess strong analytical and communication skills, including a record of scholarly writing. Candidates with experience in cancer research or biomedical imaging techniques, such as MRI, optical, and radioisotopic imaging modalities are also highly encouraged to apply.
The duties and responsibilities for this position include:
1) Materials synthesis & characterization
2) Tissue culture & cell-based biological assays
3) Animal handling
4) Data collection & analysis
5) Preparation of results for presentation & publication
6) Training, directing, & mentoring students and support personnel
Stipend and benefits conform with postdoctoral scholar standards at OSU. More information about postdoctoral scholar appointments at OSU can be found at http://gradschool.oregonstate.edu/postdocs.
The position is available immediately and will remain open until filled. Interested candidates should send a cover letter describing your research interests, CV, and contact information of 3 professional references to Dr. Conroy Sun at email@example.com.
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.