Assistant Staff Scientist / Staff Scientist
- Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
- Location: Oklahoma City, OK
- Job Number: 7104269 (Ref #: 3187746)
- Posting Date: Jun 29, 2022
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
OMRF is an independent, not-for-profit biomedical research institute adjacent to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) campus in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City offers a dynamic and flourishing downtown area, with low cost of living, short commute times and a diversified economy.
OMRF's excellence can only be fully realized by individuals who share our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Successful candidates will demonstrate commitment to these values. OMRF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.
We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, and vision insurance, minimum 8% company retirement contribution, vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, onsite cafe, free onsite fitness center with access to personal trainer, free parking and much more! Relocation assistance available for those located 50 miles outside of Oklahoma City metro and out of state. Learn more about our benefits here.
The Donczew lab seeks a motivated individual for a staff scientist role. Incumbents at this level plan, design and conduct research experiments; prepare reports and papers for publication; assist with grant writing; oversee and/or manage a research project(s); provide guidance and oversight for the less senior lab personnel.
- Conducts scientific research in line with goals and vision of the lab
- Assists with grant writing and preparing reports and papers for publications.
- Oversees and/or manages a research project(s)
- Provides guidance and training for the less senior lab personnel
- Present scientific/technical information both formally and informally, as appropriate
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of the principles and practices of scientific theory and research; demonstrates skill in formulating and testing hypotheses; ability to conduct scientific research experiments; to analyze and summarize data and results; to write technical, scientific papers; to write grants and to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; to mentor students and guide/direct the work of less senior scientists
Ph.D. in Molecular biology, biochemistry, cellular biology, or other relevant area, M.D., or equivalentMinimum 2years of postdoctoral experienceEvidence of productivity and creativityAbility to pursue scientific goals both independently and in a highly collaborative environmentProficiency in a broad range of molecular biology and biochemical approachesOMRF has mandated the COVID-19 vaccine for all employees, excluding those with an approved medical or religious accommodation, as a condition of employment. Applicants must have received, or be willing to receive, a COVID-19 vaccine by their start date to be considered for employment.
To apply, visit https://careers-omrf.icims.com/jobs/1444/assistant-staff-scientist/job?in_iframe=1
OMRF’s excellence can only be fully realized by individuals who share our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Successful candidates will demonstrate commitment to these values. OMRF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.jeid-1e6cd2ba1b9f1f49a8ad34c0da59f0ca