Research Scientist - Cell Biology

University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers

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8 - 10 years

Posted 77 days ago

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Security

This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information

Salary

Salary Negotiable

Experience and Education

Ph.D. degree with major coursework in field of assignment and five (5) years research experience in field of assignment, including at least two (2) years at level of Senior Research Associate or equivalent.
Master's degree with major coursework in field of assignment and seven (7) years research experience in field of assignment, including at least three (3) years at level of Senior Research Associate or equivalent.
Bachelor's degree with major coursework in field of assignment and nine (9) years research experience in field of assignment, including at least four (4) years at level of Senior Research Associate or equivalent.

Job Duties

  • Plans, organizes, coordinates, directs, and personally participates in assigned scientific or medical research project. Selects or assists in selection of key research personnel. Determines specific goals or objectives to be attained and assigns and reviews work of subordinates. Plans experimental protocols.
  • Reviews and analyzes resulting research data. Revises techniques or approaches to work problems as indicated necessary by research data.
  • Compiles, writes, and submits research results to supervisor. Prepares or assists in preparation of research papers, reports, and abstracts for publication as one of co-authors.
  • Designs, develops, or adapts equipment used in experiments or research to obtain desired results.
  • Plans and supervises training of technicians and other laboratory personnel with respect to proper laboratory techniques, use of laboratory equipment, and safety procedures.
  • May confer with industrial, governmental, or other groups concerning progress or results of research project.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Other Job Responsibilities

A research scientist position is available in in the Department of Cell Biology at UTSouthwestern Medical Center to study mechanisms underlying hematopoiesis, niche-hematopoiesis interaction, and leukemia.

Candidates witha Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree are strongly preferred, and ideal candidates would have a strong background in cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, or developmental biology.It is preferred that the candidate be able to work with animal or human tissue models. Prior experience with animal models (mice) and hematology, leading to publication in peer-reviewed journals is recommended. To apply please submit CV, a summary of research interest and experience, and a list of three references.

**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

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