Department: SOMC Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Advertised Job Summary:
Under general supervision of the Principal Investigator (PI), conducts research on projects as a result of funding provided by NIH grants. Performs research aimed at assessing the epigenomic, genomic, and transcriptomic effects, and/or microbiome following environment pollutant and dietary supplement exposure on inflammation and cancer. Also conducts research that involves COVID-19 and PTSD. Demonstrates commitment to conducting business lawfully and ethically by consistently adhering to compliance policies, procedures and regulations. Advises principal investigators, students, and other laboratory personnel on current methods, ongoing experiments, and future research directions. Maintains accurate and detailed records of laboratory experiments and presents these in informal laboratory discussions, group meetings, formal symposia, and publications. Assists in training other individuals, including students, in the laboratory.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Requires a Ph.D. in any biomedical sciences including immunology, molecular/cell biology, biochemistry, pharmacology, or other related discipline.
The University of South Carolina is a globally recognized, high-impact research university committed to a superior student experience and dedicated to innovation in learning, research and community engagement. Founded in 1801, the university offers more than 300 degree programs and is a top-tier Carnegie Foundation research institution. More than 50,000 students are enrolled at one of 20 locations throughout the state, including the research campus in Columbia. With 60 nationally ranked academic programs including top-ranked programs in international business, the nation's best honors college and distinguished programs in engineering, law, medicine, public health and the arts, the university is helping to build healthier, more educated communities in South Carolina and around the world.