Associate Scientist

Temple University Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 2 months ago

Under direction of the Principal Investigator, the Associate Scientist in the Thrombosis laboratory independently performs scientific experiments and a wide range of research functions based on agreed protocols and objectives.

Responsibilities include: studying the function of PKC isoforms in platelets using methods including culture, molecular and cell biology procedures, flow cytometry, and in vivo experiments in various mouse models; performing literary research and participating in the development of research protocol. Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Education and Experience: Ph.D. or M.D. and at least four years of post-doctorate experience.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • In-depth technical and theoretical knowledge and expertise in molecular biology and animal model study

  • Demonstrated an ability to supervise students at the undergraduate level.

  • Ability to keep accurate records of research performed to NIH standards.

  • Ability to operate standard office equipment and software including MS office.

  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Ability to interact with a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff.

  • Demonstrated organization skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks.

  • Must prioritize well and focus on completion of tasks and objects while under stress of a demanding work schedule.

This is a grant funded position.

Temple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.

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