1) Maintenance of laboratory scientific operations, including oversight of students, postdoctoral fellows, and technicians.
2) Develop, design, and conduct complex research projects, including data analysis.
3) Preparation of institutional animal care and use protocols, biosafety protocols, and human research protocols. 4) Maintenance and preparation of standard operating procedures for key laboratory techniques.
5) Preparation of grant applications to extramural foundations, including the NIH.
6) Preparation and submission of manuscripts and abstracts describing research findings. 7) Operation of research core activities, including planning of scientific experiments, quality control, scheduling, billing, bookkeeping, and oversight of core technicians. 8) Perform laboratory experiments at the bench, including rodent metabolic phenotyping, cell culture, immunostaining, microscopy, ELISAs, PCR, and related molecular biological techniques.
1) Doctoral degree with established track record in biomedical research such as molecular biology, biochemistry, endocrinology, and immunology
1)Strong background in islet biology, zebrafish, mouse husbandry and experimentation, RNA and protein isolation, quantitative real-time PCR, western blot techniques
2) Cover letter
Note: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application.
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