Texas Tech University HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc in Lubbock, Texas

HSC Post Doctoral Rsch Assoc

Requisition ID 11468BR

Work Location Lubbock

Org Level 1 Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Campus HSC - Lubbock

Department IM Ctr Tropical Med/Inf Disease Lbk

Position Description Performs specialized Post Doctoral work in the planning, conducting and/or supervision of original research. Responsible for participating in a research project associated with Ph.D studies and the interpretation of the results of publication. Work is performed under supervision of graduate faculty members with evaluation based on accomplishment of assigned objectives and overall effectiveness of project. May supervise research and student assistants.

Major/Essential Functions

  • Plan, execute, and analyze a multi-faceted project.

  • Research in specified field.

  • Train, teach, and supervise personnel as necessary.

  • Maintain strong communication within the team to ensure productivity and efficiency of research progress.

  • Write manuscripts and keep up with relevant research fields.

Required Qualifications PhDor equivalent doctorate ( e.g ., D.Sc., M.D.)in area of project specialization.

Knowledge of modern research practices, the methods, resources, and standards thereof. Ability to organize work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives and exercise independent judgment based on an understanding of organizational policies and activities. Ability to integrate resources, policies, and information for the determination of procedures, solutions and other outcomes. Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with other employees and the public. Ability to plan and allocate the workload of employees, providing direct training and supervision as needed.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge in immunology of parasites.

  • Sterile and microbiological techniques; DNA, RNA analysis; molecular techniques, Experience in animal work.

  • Ability to teach, guide, and lead effectively.

  • Ability to understand, communicate, and write in English effectively.

EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Does this position work in a research laboratory? Yes

Are select agents used in this laboratory? Yes

Required Attachments Cover Letter

Professional/Personal References

Research Statement

Resume / CV

Optional Attachments Posts in Specialty Journal

Writing Sample

Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Job Type Full Time

Pay Basis Monthly

Minimum Hire Rate 4000

Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Travel Required Up to 25%

Shift Day

Grant Funded? Yes

Job Group Other Instructors

Removal Date 08/18/2018