The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 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). Responsibilities include Independently design and perform high-level research in the molecular and structural biology of immunological and malignant diseases. The position requires an extensive knowledge of structural immunology,and protein structure. The successful applicant must demonstrate a proven record of success (primarily through a strong publication record) and the ability to work independently in designing and performing experiments, writing of manuscripts and grant proposals, and supervision of technical staff and students. Extensive interactions with other post-doctoral fellows, students, and technical staff are expected. Applicants must have an M.D./Ph.D or equivalent degree.
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/d2971