The Department of Pharmacology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for a Research Associate position in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding (limited to three (3) years). The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Targeted Therapeutics with a focus on targeting biotherapeutics to vascular cells, molecular therapies for acute vascular disorders, inflammmation and coagulation system. Responsibilities include planning and executing experiments on vascular immunotargeting in vitro and animal models; train and supervise junior researchers in this domain in the lab, supervise lab sector on recombinant proteins, prepare manuscripts and apply for grants. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research.
Candidate must have at least three years of a post-doctoral training in a peer institution in the described area of expertise, first author publications in reputable journals, and funding.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
Apply for this position online at: http://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d3374