The Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a part-time visiting lecturer position in Dr. Partha Roy's Cell Migration laboratory. This position is outside of the tenure stream, which exclusively entails research activities in the field of cancer and angiogenesis in pathological contexts, writing scientific manuscripts and applying for intramural/extramural funding, whenever applicable. Candidates must hold either an MD or a PhD, and over 5 years of previous post-doctoral research experience in biological field, preferably in cancer. The candidate must be familiar with cell culture, molecular biology and protein biochemistry techniques. Small animal handling (including maintenance of genetically engineered mice and/or surgery) experience is required. Working knowledge in cancer bioinformatics and immunology is a plus. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Further information about the Department of Bioengineering and Roy lab are available at https://www.engineering.pitt.edu/bioengineering/ and https://www.engineering.pitt.edu/P_Roy/ , respectively.
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Assignment Category: Parttime-Regular
Required Attachments: Curriculum Vitae
Optional Attachments: Letters of Recommendation
Internal Number: 20005202
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