HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc - Nandana Lab
HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc - Nandana Lab
Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr
Org Level 7
511515 - CBB Lbk Genl
Performs specialized Post Doctoral work in the planning, conducting and/or supervision of original research. Responsible for participating in a research project associated with Ph.D studies and the interpretation of the results of publication. Work is performed under supervision of graduate faculty members with evaluation based on accomplishment of assigned objectives and overall effectiveness of project. May supervise research and student assistants.
Other Documents Supporting Qualifications
Up to 25%
The Employee in this position will be responsible for participating in research associated with extramural funding, designing and performing experiments, and interpreting results for publication. The employee will carry out demanding biomedical research in the area of cancer immunology with emphasis on prostate cancer. The research is focused on the molecular/cellular and preclinical studies characterizing tumor-stromal interactions underlying tumor initiation and progression including metastatic dissemination. Work is performed under the supervision of PI with evaluation based on accomplishment of assigned objectives and overall effectiveness of project. May supervise research and student assistants. This is a one year appointment to be renewed annually based on satisfactory performance and mutual agreement between mentor and postdoctoral fellow.
- Ability to work semi-independently to carry out demanding biomedical research in the area of cancer-immunology.
Carries out research in the area of cancer biology with immune cells and cancer cells.
Responsible for conducting scientific research project and for publishing findings and results of the research.
In conjunction with the PI, develops and determines research procedures to be utilized in a specific project.
Designs and performs laboratory experiments as part of the research.
Analyzes and interprets data obtained in research and laboratory experiments.
Conducts literature searches in the library to assist with research work.
Prepares and submits for publication scientific papers and articles concerning research work and results.
Performs routine maintenance of laboratory equipment, ensuring that equipment is in good repair, and general laboratory clean up.
Minimum Hire Rate
- PhD in the biological, biochemistry, immunology, or molecular biology.
- Ability to organize work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives and exercise independent judgment based on an understanding of organizational policies and activities.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with other employees and the public.
- Ability to guide graduate students and summer students in research.
- Expertise in cell biology, immunology, and experience working with mice.
- Demonstrated ability to conduct research and having been published in peer-reviewed journals.
HSC - Lubbock
CBB Lbk Genl
Cover Letter, Resume / CV
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.
Other duties as assigned.
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
PhD or equivalent doctorate (e.g., D.Sc., M.D.) in area of project specialization.
Knowledge of modern research practices, the methods, resources, and standards thereof. Ability to organize work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives and exercise independent judgment based on an understanding of organizational policies and activities. Ability to integrate resources, policies, and information for the determination of procedures, solutions and other outcomes. Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with other employees and the public. Ability to plan and allocate the workload of employees, providing direct training and supervision as needed.
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