Postdoctoral Scholar University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF06351
POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR The Department of Radiation Oncology at UCLA is looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral scholar to study the immunological aspects of radiation exposures in the laboratory of Dr. Schaue. The assigned NIH-funded project is focused on understanding myeloid cell biology after whole body and partial body radiation exposures and dissect the link to late tissue damage. This position requires a Ph.D. in biology, radiation biology, immunology or related medicine field with good English communications kills. Experience in immunological assays such as ELISAs, ELISPOT, RNAseq, and flow cytometry are preferred. Interested applicants should e-mail their resumes to: email@example.com Starting Date: May 15 Specific Responsibilities include: study design, data acquisition & analysis, literature review and manuscript preparation and presentation at national and international meetings; helping to supervise graduate and undergraduate student researchers and assisting with the preparation of grant proposals. Additional Duties:
Ability to work on multiple projects efficiently and effectively.
Ability to work independently on scientific projects.
Required to communicate well with other scientists worldwide.
The candidate will report directly to the Principal Investigator and a Senior Project Scientist and will successfully carry out experiments and analyze the data generated with minimal supervision.
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.