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Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC Omaha, NE

Job Description

A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available in the Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center to investigate cell surface glycoproteins and glycans in a variety of biological contexts, including stem cell differentiation, heart disease, and cancer. The laboratory uses state-of-the-art mass spectrometry and bioinformatic methods to study cell surface glycoproteins and glycans for the purpose of developing new reagents for immunophenotyping, immunotherapy, and targeted drug delivery. Excellent funding, analytical infrastructure with state-of-the-art mass spectrometry (Thermo Eclipse and Exporis with FAIMS) and software are in place. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop strong biological and analytical skills, from mammalian cell culture, flow cytometry, biochemical assays, to molecular biology. Responsibilities: â?¢ Conduct research related to cell surface glycoproteomic and glycomic method development, including the implementation of automation for sample processing. â?¢ Design and execute experiments related to discovery and validation of cell-type specific targets. â?¢ Independently drive research projects and participate in collaborative projects between our laboratory and other academic and industrial partners. â?¢ Act as a leader from the bench, driving research programs, strategies, and ideas to completion. â?¢ Attend scientific conferences and present results as talks and posters. â?¢ Summarize relevant research findings in publications.Omaha, NE

Job Details

Date Posted August 13, 2019
Requisition 2019 - 302
Located In Omaha, NE
Salary Comment Salary Commensurate with Experience
Department Cellular/Integrative Physiology 50000525
Function Professional Non-Faculty (Includes Other Academic)
SOC Category 00-0000.00