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Research Instructor

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Qualified applicants should forward comprehensive curriculum vitae to: MaCalus Hogan, MD Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1011 Pittsburgh, PA 15213 hoganmv@upmc.edu EEO/AA/M/F/ Vets/Disabled

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Research Instructor
Department Name 35215-Med-Orthopedic Surgery
Position Number 0135140
Position Details

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Center and the Cellular and Molecular Engineering (CCME) at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is recruiting a full-time faculty member at the Research Instructor level, nontenure.

Responsibilities include a research focus on the response of adult human stem cells to their physical substrates and the application of stem cells and biomaterial scaffolds in tissue engineering and repair, presentation of research progress and findings at national and international conferences, authoring informative and original manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals, and success in obtaining external research funding support. The Research Instructor will take part in stem cell derivation and characterization, biomaterial scaffold fabrication, and activation and modulation of stem cells to enhance and direct their bioactivity for effective tissue regeneration.

Minimum requirements: candidate must possess a doctoral degree in the biological sciences or other closely related degree. Previous experience in biomaterials and stem cell biology is highly preferred.

Starting date 9/1/17. Salary commensurate with experience.

Application Process

Qualified applicants should forward comprehensive curriculum vitae to:
MaCalus Hogan, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1011
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
hoganmv@upmc.edu

EEO/AA/M/F/ Vets/Disabled

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 07/12/2017
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