Postdoctoral Research Scientist /Biochemistry & Molecular/Cell Biology - Smidt Heart Institute - Gottlieb Lab
Los Angeles, California
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- Level: Mid to Senior
- Travel: Minimal (if any)
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ResponsibilitiesRequisition # 19003549
- Work independently on research projects within area of specialization.
- Design and perform routine and complex experiments.
- May develop, adapt, and implement new research techniques and protocols.
- Analyze, interpret, summarize and compile data.
- Perform routine and complex laboratory procedures throughout training period.
- Analysis of mitochondrial function, mitophagy and autophagy in diseased states.
- Keep detailed experimental records and documentation and analyze the results with the Principal Investigator.
- Participate in publications and presentations as author or co-author.
- Meet with PI on a regular basis to discuss research progress and plans.
- Present in lab meetings and conferences.
- Operate and maintain equipment and instruments.
- Doctorate (MD, PhD, VMD, or DDS) in area directly related to field of research specialization
- Working independently on research projects designed by a mentor (typically the PI) within area of specialization.
- Acquires thorough technical and theoretical knowledge of research project and objectives during one to five (1-5) year post-doctoral appointment.
- Demonstrated aptitude to perform experimental protocols and procedures, including detailed data collection, and analysis and operation and maintenance of specialized equipment.
- Knowledge of laboratory safety standards
- Working Title: Postdoctoral Research Scientist /Biochemistry & Molecular/Cell Biology - Smidt Heart Institute - Gottlieb Lab
- Department: Heart Institute Operations
- Business Entity: Academic / Research
- City: Los Angeles
- Job Category: Academic/Research
- Job Specialty: Postdoctoral
- Position Type: Full-time
- Shift Length: 8 hour shift
- Shift Type: Day
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