Post-Doctoral Fellow

Updated: 8 months ago
Location: Kansas City, KANSAS

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Position Information

Working Title Post-Doctoral Fellow
Classification Title Post Doctoral Fellow
Position Number 01203113
Hours Per Week 40
Department Otolaryngology
Campus Location Kansas City Metro
Student Position
Position Summary

The Dr. Sufi Thomas laboratory explores questions at the intersection of tumor microenvironment biology and experimental therapeutics. The position offers an exciting opportunity to discover fundamental mechanisms while using innovative approaches to further translational research. Successful candidates will have a passion for research and learning, have a strong work ethic and communication skills, and enjoy working in a team environment. Mentorship will be provided towards grant writing, networking, management and individualized career development.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or related field. Proficiency in sterile tissue culture, molecular biology techniques, protein and nucleic acid determinations, handling murine models, analytical and computer skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Publications in scientific journals or repute, small grant awards.

Environment Laboratory
Physical Requirements Sedentary
Probation Status

Subject to the regulations of the State of Kansas, the Board of Regents and the University of Kansas Medical Center, I understand and agree that I may be subject to a probation period and during the probation period I serve at the pleasure of the Executive Vice Chancellor of KUMC and my employment may be ended at any time during that period.

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EEO Statement

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Analyze and disseminate findings from basic and clinical research, including, but not limited to, analysis of data with advanced software, and developing and submitting manuscripts for publication.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Complete research projects under the guidance of the faculty mentor, record and interpret the results of their experiments.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Apply for applicable postdoctoral fellowships for professional development.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Other duties as assigned.

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