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Research Assistant Professor

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Candidates should reply via email with a current CV, a statement of research interest and three letters of reference. The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Please email replies to: Email: nealm2@upmc.edu Mailing address: F1271.2 PUH Department of Surgery, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. The University of Pittsburgh is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled employer.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Research Assistant Professor
Department Name 35208B-Surg-Div of General Surgery
Position Number 0134548
Position Details

A non-tenured stream position is available immediately in the laboratories of Drs. Neal and Zuckerbraun, in the Department of Surgery, Division of Research. The laboratory research is focused on mechanisms of organ failure, platelet dysfunction, and coagulopathy following trauma and sepsis. The outstanding applicant will work closely with the PIs to develop research goals but will be expected to function independently, including mentoring of fellows, staff supervision, oversee daily operations, prepare IRB and IACUC applications and assist with manuscript preparations.

Qualifications: Candidates should possess a PhD or MD/PhD in cell biology or relevant field. The ideal candidate will possess experience in platelet biology, molecular biology, multicolor flow cytometry, assay development and data analysis. Experience with murine models of trauma and sepsis and/or experience in the study of coagulopathy would be considered a substantial benefit. Applicants should have a command of the English language and evidence of good writing skills and interpersonal skills.

Application Process

Candidates should reply via email with a current CV, a statement of research interest and three letters of reference. The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Please
email replies to: Email: nealm2@upmc.edu Mailing address: F1271.2 PUH Department of Surgery, 200
Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

The University of Pittsburgh is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled employer.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 01/05/2017
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