Postdoctoral Research Scholar
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The department of Medicine, division of Gastroenterology, has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Post Doctoral Scholar to work on the UHealth Campus. The Post Doctoral Scholar takes initiative and works independently in developing new research ideas and troubleshooting new assays. Further, the incumbent facilitates the training of students, residents, fellows, and other trainees.
CORE JOB FUNCTIONS
Assists in planning and designing research experiments, establishes priorities, and recommends schedules.
Presents research findings at local and national scientific conferences.
Writes technical publications and reports.
Designs and writes programs to perform analysis and produces written reports on results.
Collects pilot data to help support new and competing renewal applications.
Supervises undergraduate and graduate research students and performs literature reviews.
Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
Ph.D. required in relevant field; Ph.D in Molecular Biology, Immunology highly desired
Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:
Skill in collecting, organizing, and analyzing data.
Ability to recognize, analyze, and solve a variety of problems.
Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
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Job Status:Full time
Employee Type:Research-Limited Term
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