The Department of Neural and Pain Sciences , University of Maryland School of Dentistry, is searching for a qualified candidate to fulfil the faculty position of Research Associate. The candidate will carry out NIH-funded projects regarding neuroskeletal interactions and signaling in craniofacial structures, train lab staff and students, attend scientific meetings, and write manuscripts. Ideal candidates should have experiences in grant application and are expected to develop an independent project for submitting NIH grants.
Starting salaries will be commensurate with experiences. Interested applicants should go to the University of Maryland Job Portal using the link below to apply. Please submit a statement of research experience and interests with a CV including contact information for three references.
Applicants must have a PhD, preferably DDS/PhD, in life sciences and biology with at least 5 years of postdoctoral training. Strong expertise in molecular, histological, biochemical and genetic approaches to the study of bone biology and craniofacial development is necessary. A record of productivity with excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.
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Organization: School of Dentistry - Basic Science
Job Posting: Feb 18, 2021
Internal Number: 167021
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