We invite applications for post-doc positions in biomedical and life sciences areas including:
- Cell biology
- Biomedical engineering
- Materials sciences
- Tissue analysis
- Mechanical engineering
- Computer sciences
CURRENT OPEN POSITIONS:
Internal Medicine/Gastroenterology Post-Doc
Full-time Regular, 40 hours/week
A post doctoral position is immediately available for an aggressive individual with a strong background in bioengineering with extensive knowledge of neurophysiology and neural regeneration, biochemistry, molecular biology or animal sciences.
Required skills include: immunoblotting, immunostaining, polymerase chain reaction, RT-PCR; Confocal microscopes and image analysis; handling and dissection of mice, rat and rabbit, assist in rabbit and rat surgeries with post-op care; isolating and maintaining primary muscle and neural cell; maintaining the cell culture stocks; tissue culture, transfection, lentiviral transduction, maintain tissue culture stocks; conducting tissue culture experiments; data analysis and manuscript preparation for publications.
The candidate is expected to take a prominent role in conducting research in studying diabetes-induced neural degeneration, and to use regenerative medicine approaches to repopulate neural damaged tissue. It is expected that ths project will lead to translational research approaches.
Requirements: Completed doctorate degree in a related scientific field.
Note: This position contains grant funding which may limit the duration of the job. Specific time frames vary based on the type and length of the grant and will be discussed during the interview.
To apply, go to http://www.wakehealth.edu/Job-Openings/ , search for job #3787 and click on the Apply Now button on the page. You must complete the application process and then submit your application by clicking on the "Submit" button located at the bottom of the page titled "Submit Online Application". You will receive the following message once you hit the submit button: "You have successfully submitted your job application".
Additional Post-Doc Positions
Postdoctoral research fellows are needed with a focus on the isolation of stem cells from placenta, amniotic fluid, adipose, muscle, and testicular tissue as well as cell characterization. Additional areas of interest are biomaterials, molecular and/or cell biology or biochemistry. A PhD is required.