Post-Doctoral Scientist

George Washington University

Washington, DC

ID: 7081315
Posted: July 19, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Description Summary:
The GWCC at George Washington University has an immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Scientist position in the laboratory of Dr. Rong Li to study the interactions between tumor cells and immune cells in breast tumor microenvironment. In particular, an ideal candidate for this position is expected to have skills to conduct molecular biology and cell culture – related work. She/he will also handle various mouse strains and conduct immunophenotyping and protein analysis.

This position is primarily a temporary/training position in which the incumbent plays a substantive role in planning and conducting research by designing and conducting experiments in a controlled laboratory setting. In collaboration with the Principal Investigator, this role will participate in the planning of independent research, will analyze and interpret data, will publish results, will represent the university at conferences and meetings, and may develop new theories and methodologies. This position may also help the Principal Investigator to lead and direct the work of lower level research staff. This position is also expected to play an important role in preparation and submission of manuscript, grant proposals, and invention patents.

|Performs other related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.
Minimum Qualifications:
Qualified candidates will hold a Doctoral degree in a related discipline. Degree must be conferred by the start date of the position.

Additional Required Licenses/Certifications/Posting Specific Minimum Qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications:
PhD degree in relevant disciplines including cancer biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, tumor immunology and related disciplines.
Typical Hiring Range $53,840.04 - $69,333.11 How is pay for new employees determined at GW?
Campus Location: Foggy Bottom, Washington, D.C.
College/School/Department: School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS)
Family Research and Labs
Sub-Family Laboratory Research
Stream Individual Contributor
Level Level 3
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Hours Per Week: 40 hours per week
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 9:00 - 5:30
Will this job require the employee to work on site? Yes
Employee Onsite Status
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