Postdoctoral Scholar Research Associate - Los Angeles, CA | Biospace
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Postdoctoral Scholar Research Associate

USC Center for Applied Molecular Medicine

Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Posted Date:
11/29/2016
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
$48,000-$69,999
Required Education:
Doctorate/PhD
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Biology, Biology Research, Cancer, Cell, Cell Biology, Cell Culture, Laboratory, Molecular Biology, Postdoctoral, Research,

Job Description

We are seeking a talented cell biologist with a strong interest in cancer biology and personalized medicine. The qualified candidate will develop assays using patient-specific tissues to analyze tumor evolution and metastasis. The candidate will work in close collaboration with a diverse team consisting of cancer researchers, computational scientists and clinicians to generate and evaluate quantitative microscopy imaging data. The candidate will be involved in writing manuscripts and oral presentations. Key technical skills include primary tissue culture in 3D, live cell imaging and analysis using advanced image analysis software.

Requirements

Candidates should have a PhD degree in molecular/cellular biology, biochemistry, or other relevant discipline. The candidate should present strong written and oral communication skills. Applicants with experience with primary tissue cultures and live cell microscopy are encouraged to apply.