The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio is the only academic medical center in Central Ohio and ranked as one of "America’s Best Hospitals" by U.S. News and World Report for 23 consecutive years! We are committed to comprehensive patient care, high caliber research and innovative medical education for medical students, post-doctoral trainees and professional colleagues.
Post-Doctoral Researcher to pursue specialized research training, education and experience in the study of cardiovascular and skeletal muscle biology under the direction of a scientific mentor in the Department of Physiology and Cell Biology; plans, focuses and evaluates research in apoptosis and signal transduction in inflammation and cancer; identifies and selects research problems to be studied; plans, designs and conducts advanced and complex experiments; performs both in vitro in vivo experiments using mouse strains; collects, analyzes and interprets data; collaborates with principal investigator to write and submit manuscripts, articles and other media for publication in peer-reviewed scientific journals; designs and prepares presentations for dissemination of results at national and international scientific conferences and seminars; participates in the writing and preparation of grant applications for extramural funding and grant progress reports.
Work in one of the country’s top health systems and receive a comprehensive compensation package including competitive pay, outstanding benefits including paid parental leave, medical, dental and vision, state retirement options, 100% employer paid tuition to OSU and access to University recreational/sports facilities and activities.
A doctoral degree in Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology or equivalent field of study required; previous research experience required; experience working with mice preferred; experience using molecular biology and biochemistry research methods highly desired. Requires successful completion of a background check. Selected candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.
Qualified candidates should apply online to: www.medicalcenter.osu.edu/careers . Enter keyword or job ID# 416721