• Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Posted Date 4 days ago(2/18/2020 12:05 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2020-64216
    Category
    Research
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    COM Internal Med Hem-Onc Cancer Rsch
    Post End Date
    3/4/2020
  • Overview

    This position will involve all technical aspects of a laboratory focusing on the genomics of ovarian cancer.  This includes day-to-day maintenance of all supplies needed for the continued operation of the lab.

     

    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:

    • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
    • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
    • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
    • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
    • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
    • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
    • Merchant Discounts
    • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

    Salary offered commensurate with experience

    Responsibilities

    • Creation of and dissemination of SOPs involving all standard molecular biology assays.
    • Standard maintenance of tissue culture reagents and cell lines.
    • Isolation of nucleic acids from cell lines and human tissue.
    • Processing of proteins for mass spect.
    • Preparation of powerpoint slides, grant documents and manuscripts.
    • May perform other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    PhD in biochemistry, molecular biology or related filed  required.

     

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

    • Knowledge of laboratory.
    • Experience in biology/molecular biology.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    1-3 years of biology experience

     

    UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.

    Physical Requirements

    Stand: Occasionally
    Sit: Occasionally
    Walk: Occasionally
    Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally
    Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 10 lbs or less
    Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Occasionally
    Talk: Frequently
    Hear: Frequently
    Taste or smell: Never
    Read, concentrate, think analytically: Continuously
    Physical Environment: Inside Laboratory Environment
    Noise Level: Quiet
    Visual Requirements: Color discrimination, Depth perception, Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity
    Hazards: None

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