Ohio State University
Post Doctoral Researcher
Department: College of Nursing
Summary of Duties:
The Center for Women, Children and Youth in the College of Nursing at The Ohio State University has a one-year postdoctoral researcher position available. The successful candidate will be matched with a research team based on the candidate’s dissertation/research interests. While working with the team, the individual will have an opportunity to author publications and write a proposal that is in alignment with her/his proposed program of research. The center includes a number of National Institutes of Health funded faculty as well as faculty who are national and international leaders. The Ohio State University College of Nursing has been nationally ranked by US News & World Report. The research environment is outstanding.
The postdoctoral researcher assists in developing new research proposals with other research team members; assists in preparing manuscripts with other research team members; develops a proposal reflective of the researcher’s proposed program of research and attends center and faculty meetings.
Doctoral degree in appropriate health science field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; knowledge and practical experience in inflammatory, cytokine, and biomarker research is required.
Among molecular biology techniques, DNA, RNA & protein isolation, southern blotting, q-PCR, western blotting, immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescence are highly desirable. Applicants should have strong publication records and experience working with mice. Experience in using basic statistics programs and Microsoft is desirable. Previous experience or education background in perinatal research is desirable as well. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are plus.
Target Salary: $19.23 - $24.04 Hourly
Job Category: Research
Job Appointment (FTE%):
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
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