Postdoctoral Scholar-Research Associate
University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA

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The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is located in the heart of downtown L.A. and is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is. The Division of Hematology is seeking Postdoctoral Research Associates to work on projects related to NF-κB signaling and cancer. Candidate should have expertise in the fields of molecular and cell biology, cell signaling and protein biochemistry. Animal experience is preferable. The Postdoctoral Research Associate serves as a research trainee for the purpose of enhancing and developing research competencies. Participates in planning, designing and conducting highly technical and complex research projects under the direction of a supervisor. May or may not work independently. Analyzes research data and provides interpretations. Contributes to the development of research documentation for publication and/or prepares technical reports, papers and/or records. (Temporary, fixed-term; one year and renewable on the recommendation of the faculty mentor and at the discretion of the dean. May be renewed up to a maximum of five years.) Job Accountabilities: Serves as a research trainee for the purpose of enhancing and developing research competencies. Participates in planning, designing and conducting highly technical and complex research projects under the direction of a supervisor. May or may not work independently. Identifies, researches, compiles and evaluates data sources, background information and/or technology related to area of specialization. Analyzes and evaluates research data utilizing computers and provides interpretations requiring significant knowledge of a specialized area of research. Searches literature, utilizing all available resources including electronic, regarding new methodology and designs experiments accordingly. Contributes to the development of research documentation for publication and/or prepares technical reports, papers and/or records. Operates and maintains sophisticated laboratory/scientific equipment. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The University reserves the right to add or change duties at any time. The University of Southern California values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

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Candidate should have expertise in the fields of molecular and cell biology, cell signaling and protein biochemistry. Animal experience is preferable.

Preferred Field of Expertise:
Publications in peer-reviewed journals in the same or related field.

Position Type:
New

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