HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc
HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc
Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr
Org Level 7
512383 - IM Ctr Tropical Med/Inf Disease Lbk
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.
Posts in Specialty Journal, Research Statement
Up to 25%
Post Doctoral work to include vaccine development and efficacy studies. Plans, conducts, and initiates research that will further move the research work forward to vaccine development. Creatively write research manuscripts for publication.
Minimum Hire Rate
- Experience in research with Schistosomiasis
- Extensive knowledge performing ELISA, RNA seq, PBMC, hatching and egg counting
- Knowledge with graphpad and other editorial systems to create and adjust graphs and diagrams for manuscripts.
- Ability to work in a group setting as well as independently without constant supervision.
- Professional communication skills
- Eager and willing to take initiative in furthering and innovating current research projects.
- Prior knowledge and experience with the submission of research publications
HSC - Lubbock
IM Ctr Tropical Med/Inf Disease Lbk
Cover Letter, Professional/Personal References, Recommendation/Referral, 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.
Occasionally will assist with instructing students on basic lab procedures.
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.
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?