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Research Associate-Department of Surgery/ Department of Microbiology and Immunology

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Job Details
Job Order Number
6918446
Company Name
Loyola University Of Chicago
Physical Address
WILL DISCUSS DURING THE INTERVIEW
Maywood, IL 60153
Job Description

Position Details
JOB TITLE
Research Associate-Department of Surgery/ Department of Microbiology and Immunology
POSITION TITLE
Research Associate-Department of Surgery/ Department of Microbiology and Immunology
POSITION NUMBER
JOB CATEGORY
University Faculty
JOB TYPE
No Response
FLSA STATUS
Exempt
CAMPUS
Maywood-Health Sciences Campus
LOCATION CODE
BURN SHOCK TRAUMA INSTITUTE (06320A)
DEPARTMENT NAME
BURN SHOCK TRAUMA INSTITUTE
IS THIS SPLIT AND/OR FULLY GRANT FUNDED*
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties and Responsibilities:
This is a post-doctoral fellowship position. The candidate will conduct research focused on the neuroendocrine regulation of innate immune responses in the context of skin wound infection or urinary tract infection, funded by two separate NIH grants. The candidate will use in vitro culture systems to identify innate immune signaling pathways enhanced or impaired by distinct neuroendocrine target molecules. The candidate will also conduct in vivo host-pathogen interactions in novel transgenic mice lacking specific neuroendocrine target molecules in the skin or bladder.
QUALIFICATIONS
Qualifications:
This work requires a strong background in molecular biology and/or biochemistry, and requires experience with mammalian cell culture and mouse models of injury and/or infection. In addition to the qualifications above, experience with handling bacterial cultures, shRNA/CRISPR, or HPLC protein purification is also preferred.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
WORKING CONDITIONS
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND/OR WORK EXPERIENCE
Minimum Education and/or Work Experience:

  • PhD or MD/PhD degree
  • Strong background understanding host-pathogen interactions
    OPEN DATE
    10/09/2019
    CLOSE DATE
    SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS
    QUICK LINK FOR POSTING
    http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/12509
    JOB NUMBER
    8550419
    ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION
    Provost Health Sciences Division
    Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty.

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