Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
Doctoral degree (or foreign equivalent) in one of the sciences. Experience in basic cell and molecular biology techniques.
Experience with maintenance of mice colonies and genetics of animal models. Experience handling and dissecting of animals (mice). Immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescent, flow cytometry experience. Data analysis and manuscript preparation, including producing figures for manuscripts. Laboratory maintenance, including keeping a detailed laboratory notebook, and managing undergraduate students.
Brief Description of Duties:
The successful individual will be appointed as a Postdoctoral Associate in the Department of Medicine, division of Nephrology. The overall research goal of the laboratory is to study the role of Kruppel-like Factors in the maintenance of homeostasis of the kidney endothelium under physiological and pathophysiological conditions. The Postdoctoral Associate will work independently and as a team member on animal and cell culture models.
Conduct experiments in animal models, including maintaining breeding stocks, genotyping and monitoring health on a regular basis. Cell culture and biochemical techniques such as RNA isolation, real-time RT-PCR, ELISA, immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescent, flow cytometry and Western blotting will be used to complement the animal models.
Literature searches; staying current in the field by reading and discussing the literature and experimental results with the supervisor and PI.
Write and prepare manuscripts and abstracts based on the experimental findings.
Other duties as assigned.
The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption. Evening and weekend work will be required at times.
Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
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Salary: Commensurate with experience within the range of $47,500 - $55,000.
Salary Grade: E89
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 2001921
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