Postdoctoral Fellow

North Carolina State University Raleigh , NC 27611

Posted 2 months ago

Posting Information

Vacancy Type Post Doc Is Internal Transfer Only No Time-Limited Appointment Length No If Yes, Appointment Length Working Title Postdoctoral Fellow Anticipated Hiring Range $50,000 Position Number 00107754 Work Schedule 8am-5pm as needed by PI Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.00 Department 147501 - Biomedical Program

  • ENG Department 147501 - Biomedical Program

  • ENG Job City & State Raleigh, NC Essential Job Duties

The postdoctoral fellow will participate in a new training program, Combined Human and Rehabilitative Machine System (CHARMS), supported by an Advanced Rehabilitation Research and Training award provided by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research. The goal of the program is to develop the next generation of rehabilitation researchers by focusing on training in three areas: mechanics, controls, and perception. Each postdoctoral fellow will be mentored by a team of faculty members spanning these areas.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Successful candidates are expected to work with mentors to develop their own research projects, and to develop applications for independent funding.

Other Work/Responsibilities

Write grant proposals. Perform training in IRB and IAUCUC .

Minimum Experience/Education

Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., M.D., D.V.M., Sc.D.) in appropriate field awarded no more than five (5) years from initial date of postdoctoral appointment.

Departmental Required Skills

Oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Experience in rehabilitation research.

Required License or Certification

N/A

Special Instructions Job Open Date 09/06/2019 Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time. 09/19/2019 Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No Proposed Hire Date 10/01/2019 AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or workatncstate@ncsu.edu. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks.

If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at www.wes.org or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.



icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Postdoctoral Research Scholar Cell Biology Of Zoosporic Fungi

North Carolina State University

Posted 3 days ago

VIEW JOBS 10/20/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-01-18T00:00 Posting Information Vacancy Type Post Doc Is Internal Transfer Only No Time-Limited Appointment Length No If Yes, Appointment Length Working Title Postdoctoral Research Scholar – Cell Biology of Zoosporic Fungi Anticipated Hiring Range $48,432 (0 years' experience) - $53,184 (4 years' experience) - 2018 NIH guidelines. Position Number 00107815 Work Schedule 8am - 5pm Monday - Friday, schedule may vary Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.0 Department 194001 - Dept Molecular Biomedical Scie Department 194001 - Dept Molecular Biomedical Scie Job City & State Raleigh, NC Essential Job Duties The selected individual will isolate zoosporic fungi from the rumen using anaerobic culturing techniques and genetically-modify them using Agrobacterium-mediated transformation. The goal is to understand the cell biology of zoosporic fungi and study their role in the rumen. S/he will use anaerobic gas chambers, microscopy, standard cloning techniques, PCR/DNA sequencing to validate transformants. S/he will be trained in Agrobacterium-mediated transformation by the Buchler lab. Duties & Responsibilities: * Use molecular biology (PCR, cloning, transformation, genetics) to make strains * Isolate and grow zoosporic fungi in anaerobic conditions. * Grow Agrobacterium in anaerobic conditions. * Transform zoosporic fungi using Agrobacterium-mediated transformation in anaerobic conditions. * Make detailed observations, analyze data, and interpret results from assays. * Prepare presentation summaries, protocols, and quantitative analyses. * Utilize good laboratory practice including record keeping and lab maintenance. * Contribute to grant writing and manuscript preparation, writing, editing, and authorship. * May be required to perform other duties as business needs dictate. Other Work/Responsibilities Disseminate results by assisting in writing manuscripts, presenting at conferences, and presenting at local group meetings and seminars. Assist in the development of research projects and writing new grant proposals. Training of undergraduate and graduate students. Assist with managing lab safety protocols. Minimum Experience/Education Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., M.D., D.V.M., Sc.D.) in appropriate field awarded no more than five (5) years from initial date of postdoctoral appointment. Departmental Required Skills Must have a DVM and experience with microbiology, or PhD in Biology, Bioengineering, Genetics, Microbiology, Cell Biology or related field. Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education Essential skills are the ability to perform light microscopy, basic microbiology (culturing, aseptic technique), molecular biology (PCR, cloning). Candidates with research experience in fungal genetics, cell biology, cell cycle regulation, metabolism and/or mathematical modeling are strongly encouraged to apply. Required License or Certification N/A Special Instructions Job Open Date 10/18/2019 Must Be Open Until Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time. 11/01/2019 Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No Proposed Hire Date 11/04/2019 AA/EOE NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or workatncstate@ncsu.edu. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at www.wes.org or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit. NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. North Carolina State University Raleigh NC

Postdoctoral Fellow

North Carolina State University