Post-Doctoral Research Scientist - Metabolism
Eli Lilly - Indianapolis, IN

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Job Title: Post Doctoral Research Scientist - FDE

Job Description:
Note: This position is not permanent. It is for a fixed duration of 2 years, with the option to extend an additional 2 years.
The successful applicant will perform exploratory work in the field of metabolic disorders and work on unraveling novel mechanisms of action for peptides/proteins/FGFs with known involvement in glucose homeostasis. The position provides an opportunity to generate data for high-quality, peer-reviewed publications while simultaneously giving the scientist exposure to drug discovery research. The post-doctoral scientist will work closely with a mentor and other team members to drive a project.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Experimental design and execution.
  • Data collection and analysis of results.
  • Verbal and written presentation of scientific results, and communication with other scientists.
Qualifications
  • Ph.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. in biochemistry, molecular or cellular biology, pharmacology or a related discipline is required.
  • Strong metabolic in vivo techniques (dosing, sampling, and tissue collection from rodents).
  • Previous postdoctoral experience in diabetes, endocrinology, intracellular signaling or receptor pharmacology is highly desired
Additional Skills/Preferences
  • Excellence in critical thinking, data analysis.
  • Solid in vitro skills (cell culture, DNA/RNA manipulations, Western blotting, and receptor pharmacology).
  • Interest in working with biologics.
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