Post Doctoral Research Associate
- Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso
- Location: El Paso, TX
- Job Number: 7105354 (Ref #: #29421BR)
- Posting Date: Jul 14, 2022
- Application Deadline: Aug 4, 2022
Job DescriptionA postdoctoral fellow position in the field of cancer biology is available immediately in the Department of Molecular and Translational Medicine at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso. The postdoctoral fellow is being recruited to conduct research on the molecular and cellular mechanisms involved in cancer therapeutics. Our laboratory-based team has a fundamental goal of translating findings to clinically meaningful advances, including opportunities for new therapeutic approaches to treat aggressive cancers. Vital area for research will include development of novel therapies for pancreatic and liver cancers. Our collaborative team provides ideal opportunities to gain mentorship from multiple PIs and have exposure to basic, translational and clinical research. The PI has a strong track record of mentoring graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. TTUHSCEP provides ample opportunities for training and professional development for postdoctoral fellows.
The fellow will work in a highly collaborative setting focused on basic and translational research. Specific responsibilities for the postdoctoral fellow will include planning, designing, executing and troubleshooting experiments. The fellow will be expected to prepare technical reports for use in proposals and presentations at scientific meetings, and publication of research papers. The candidate will be expected to maintain a detailed record of observations in the laboratory notebook.
We seek highly motivated, enthusiastic individuals who have a Ph.D. in any biomedical sciences field with a background in molecular biology. Candidates with solid organizational skills and the capacity to prioritize and handle multiple projects are highly encouraged to apply.
Highly motivated individuals with a Ph.D. in biomedical sciences, biochemistry, molecular biology, oncology, or related fields.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Please apply on the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso online application link. Reference #29421BR
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Molecular and Translational Medicine-Center of Exc in Cancer Research El Paso