Essential Job Duties
The purpose of the position is to conduct research for a SeaGrant and an
project. The Postdoctoral Research Scholar position requires independent research on sex determination, functional genomics, metabolism, endocrinology, fish physiology. This position must prepare manuscripts, technical reports and grants.
Management of a research laboratory to include financial management, supply/equipment orders, maintenance of lab regulations, and training of students will be required.
Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., M.D., D.V.M., Sc.D.) in appropriate field awarded no more than five (5) years from initial date of postdoctoral appointment.
Departmental Required Skills
Must be able to handle fish; conduct molecular cloning, ELISAs, various facets of functional genomics and metabolomics; gene and protein expression assays, related biochemical analyses, and data analyses and interpretation.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education
Prefer 4-5 years experience conducting molecular and physiological research with emphasis on endocrinology and metabolism, preferably in aquatic/fish systems.
Required License or Certification
Job Open Date
Must Be Open Until
Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?
Proposed Hire Date
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