We seek motivated and energetic Postdoctoral Scholar, in a well-funded lab, who can multitask and work in a dynamic research environment in Biomedical Engineering. Much of the work will be in collaboration with academic medical centers in the Chicago area. The ideal candidate will have a PhD in a related area: biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, biology, chemistry, or related field. Experience with mammalian cell culture, molecular biology, and basic biochemical assays required; good interpersonal and communication skills; plan and troubleshoot experiments; the ability to work independently. Experience with microfluids a plus.
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Department: Biomedical Engineering
Position Category: Full Time
Education & Experience:
PhD in biomedical engineering or a related discipline.
Knowledge & Skills:
Experience with mammalian cell culture, molecular biology, and basic biochemical assays required.
Illinois Institute of Technology is a national, technological, Ph.D.-granting research university, with world-renowned programs in engineering, architecture, the sciences, humanities, psychology, business, law, and design. Founded in 1940 and tracing its roots back to the 1890s with the foundings of Armour Institute of Technology and Lewis Institute, IIT brings a focused, interdisciplinary approach to education, including the Inter-professional Projects Program. With five campuses throughout the Chicago area and alumni around the world, IIT pairs the educational and cultural experiences of America's Second City with the small feel of an undergraduate population of just over 2300 and total population of just over 7400.