Postdoctoral Research Fellow-Clinical & Translational Science View

Updated: 9 months ago
Centered in the heart of downtown Omaha, NE, Creighton's campus spans over 130 acres and employs over 2250 part-time and full-time benefit eligible employees making it one of the largest employers in the Omaha community. Creighton is a Catholic and Jesuit comprehensive university committed to excellence in selected undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs.  
Postdoctoral Research Fellow-Clinical & Translational Science  
Bio-Medical Sciences Dept Operation 822100  
A postdoctoral scholar "postdoc" is an individual holding a doctoral degree who is engaged in a temporary and defined period, typically less than 5 years, of mentored research and/or advanced scholarly training for the purpose of acquiring the professional skills needed to pursue a career path of his/her choosing.
Performs research under the supervision and mentorship of a more senior researcher, often called the postdoctoral advisor. Ideal candidate will have experience in surgical procedures, especially in cardiovascular surgery, including coronary artery bypass graft; candidate should be able to work with swine model of coronary artery bypass graft, coronary and carotid artery interventions, including balloon angioplasty and intravascular stenting
Please note, this position will require working with swine ranging from 18 to 220 lbs. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs with or without accommodation and in some instances 75 lbs.  
Doctorate Degree;
1-3 years' experience; prefer individual who has cardiovascular experience  
**Depending upon research needs position may require evening, holiday, and weekend work.  
FT 12 Month  
Benefits Eligible  
$47,476.00 to $50,000  
Open Until Filled
This job summary is intended to describe the functions and nature of work performed by the people assigned to this classification. It is not intended to describe all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate.  
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