• PhD in cell molecular biology, pharmacology, or biochemistry with 2-5y post-graduation
• Proficient in optical imaging techniques, familiarity with other imaging modalities such as ultrasonic imaging, PET/CT and MRI.
• Comprehensive skills in cellular, molecular biology and pharmacology pertaining to small animal experimental techniques, vector construction, gene transfer and expression, DNA/RNA and protein analysis, cell and tissue culture, transfection, in vitro and in vivo drug toxicity and effect, handling in small animals with different tumor types, infectious agents and optical probes.
• Experience with tissue analysis, immunohistochemical and fluorescent insitu hybridaztion techniques is a plus.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the above listed essential duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
PhD in cell molecular biology, pharmacology, or biochemistry with 2-5y post-graduation
Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems. Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism [formulas, scientific equations, graphs, etc. in its most difficult phases. Ability to deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and color vision.