Job Description

Extended Job Title
HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
402601 - Pharmaceutical Sci Ama

Position Description
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.

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
design, conduct, and over experiments working on organ-on-a-chip, tissue engineering, and bioprinting, especially chip design/fabrication, on-chip cell culture, and cellular biology. Manuscript and grant preparation. Preparation and presentation of findings at regional, national, and international levels. Oversight and training of junior lab staff in techniques and methods.

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Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Ph.D. in organ-on-a-chip, microfluidics, tissue engineering, bioprinting, bioengineering, pharmaceutical sciences, or related disciplines, excellent English writing skills, first-authored publications in high impact journals demonstrating his/her hands-on experience in relevant laboratory techniques such as on-chip cultures and cellular/molecular biological techniques, manuscript and grant writing, hands-on experiences in bio- and 3D-printing, animal handling, chip design, fabrication, and on-chip culture and doctoral or postdoctoral training at an institute in the United States will be a plus. 

HSC - Amarillo

Pharmaceutical Sci Ama

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
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.

Job Group
Research Staff


EEO Statement
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, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
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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Are select agents used in this laboratory?

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