Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
Planning and execution of experiments and be able to trouble-shoot without assistance.Â
This individual will be a facilitating resource for other lab members.
Recognize the need for innovation and develop or incorporate advances in research concepts, methodologies and approaches.
Design, develop and tests new equipment, instruments, reagents, and/or experimental protocols for research (including hardware, software, statistical methods, etc.).
Participate in the preparation and writing of grant applications and reports, and (co-)authors scientific research manuscripts.
Lead collaborations with other laboratories.
May supervise other research staff.
May present work at scientific meetings, and provide peer review of grant applications and scientific manuscripts. Â
Will assist the PI with supervision of and performance evaluation of other lab members.
Serves as a resource for collecting data and performing analysis. Facilitates and promotes a research project by providing scientific or intellectual information.
Trains and mentors laboratory personnel.
Performs other related work as needed.
6 years or more research experience.
Background and training in cancer biology.
In vivo and in vitro laboratory experience.
Knowledge of prostate cancer biology and modeling.
Expertise in transcription factor biology in cancer.
Experience with therapeutics.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Strong organizational skills.
Knowledge of basic biostatistics.
Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet/database, communications, and graphics software.
Experience with leadership/supervision of other scientists.
Cover Letter (required)
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