The Post Doctoral Fellow will provide technical assistance and basic laboratory management for a research project. Duties will include but are not limited to: cell culture maintenance, routine biochemical and molecular assays, and assistance with managing mouse breeding colonies (including husbandry and genotyping). The Post Doctoral Fellow will be supervised by the Principal Investigator (PI) and as the PI delegates, by other personnel. He/She may be called upon to instruct students or other personnel in technical procedures and supervise their completion and have chief responsibility for behavioral studies.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary is based on experience
This is a provisional position. Provisional positions are funded by external grants or contracts with established end dates. When the grant expires or is not extended, the provisional position will be eliminated. Employees in provisional positions may apply for other positions at UAMS when their provisional position ends.
PhD in biology, chemistry or related field plus 4 years in a biomedical research laboratory including 1 year of experience working with mice and or rats as research subjects required. Experience with rodent Behavioral testing experience preferred.