Research Scientist, Molecular Radiation Biology

Employer
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Location
Village, Texas, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 30, 2021
Closes
Aug 04, 2021
Ref
2347606588
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Job Summary

This is a Research Scientist role for the Molecular Radiation Biology department. Investigate DNA double strand break repair protein research using live cell imaging technique. Study effect on gamma radiation on genetically engineering ROS probes in different cell compartments using live cell imaging. Utilize fluorescence correlation, spectroscopy and scanning image correlation specialized techniques.

Experience and Education
  • Ph.D. degree with major coursework in field of assignment and five (5) years research experience in field of assignment, including at least two (2) years at level of Senior Research Associate or equivalent.
  • Master's degree with major coursework in field of assignment and seven (7) years research experience in field of assignment, including at least three (3) years at level of Senior Research Associate or equivalent.
  • Bachelor's degree with major coursework in field of assignment and nine (9) years research experience in field of assignment, including at least four (4) years at level of Senior Research Associate or equivalent.

Job Duties
  • Plans, organizes, coordinates, directs, and personally participates in assigned scientific or medical research project. Selects or assists in selection of key research personnel. Determines specific goals or objectives to be attained and assigns and reviews work of subordinates. Plans experimental protocols.
    Reviews and analyzes resulting research data. Revises techniques or approaches to work problems as indicated necessary by research data.
  • Compiles, writes, and submits research results to supervisor. Prepares or assists in preparation of research papers, reports, and abstracts for publication as one of co-authors.
  • Designs, develops, or adapts equipment used in experiments or research to obtain desired results.
    Plans and supervises training of technicians and other laboratory personnel with respect to proper laboratory techniques, use of laboratory equipment, and safety procedures.
  • May confer with industrial, governmental, or other groups concerning progress or results of research project.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

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