Houston Methodist Research Institute

Postdoctoral Fellow -Neurosurg

Houston Methodist Research Institute

Houston, TX, United States

Performs basic research duties under the supervision/direction of a Principal Investigator. The ideal candidate will be interested in learning emerging methods in systems biology, multiple-omics integrative modeling, drug repositioning, cellular and tissue imaging, and high content screening, and are willing to work in an interdisciplinary research environment. Experience in mouse genetics, electrophysiology, neuroanatomy, mouse stereotaxic surgeries, 3D cellular culture, assay development, chemical informatics, pharmacology or molecular biology is preferred.


PATIENT AGE GROUP SERVED

Not applicable

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develops research methods and performs research activities. (EF)
  • Documents research results and writes reports of results for presentation and/or publication in professional journals and other publications. (EF)
  • Assists in maintaining the functionality and operations of the Principal Investigator’s laboratory. (EF)
  • Demonstrates the components of the I CARE values. (EF)
  • Follows all safety rules while on the job. Reports accidents promptly and corrects minor safety hazards. Communicates with peers and management regarding any hazards identified in the workplace. (EF)
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Principal Investigator.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

M.D. or Ph.D required. A letter from the academic institution certifying that all student work is complete will be considered for Postdoctoral Fellow 0 only.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

Experience requirements will vary depending on the field of research.

  • Postdoctoral Fellow 0– no Postdoc experience required
  • Postdoctoral Fellow 1– one year of Postdoc experience
  • Postdoctoral Fellow 2 – two years of Postdoc experience
  • Postdoctoral Fellow 3 – three years of Postdoc experience
  • Postdoctoral Fellow 4 – four years of Postdoc experience

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED

Not applicable

SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • Experience in biomedical research required.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Research laboratory environment

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Research laboratory environment

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

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