Texas Agricultural Experiment Station Postdoctoral Research Associate in College Station, Texas

Job Title

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Agency

Texas A&M Agrilife Research

Department

Nutrition & Food Science

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

College Station, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

Responsibilities:-Study the molecular and physiological mechanisms of Diabetes Mellitus and diabetes-induced cardiac dysfunction and heart failure, particularly focusing on the action of insulin, glucagon, adrenergic receptor ligands, or angiotension II in the liver and heart tissues.-Maintain laboratory equipment and order laboratory supplies.-Present research data for publication and presentation. Assist in grant writing.-Other job related duties as assigned.

Required Education and Experience:

PhD

Comments to applicants:

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the agency's verification of credentials and/or other information required by agency procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

Texas A&M AgriLife Research is the state’s premier research and technology development agency in agriculture, natural resources, and the life sciences. Headquartered in College Station, AgriLife Research has a statewide presence, with scientists and research staff on other Texas A&M University System campuses and at the 13 regional Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Centers. We conduct more than 500 projects each year, with more than $202.5 million in research funding for fiscal year 2015. AgriLife Research helps to improve the productivity, efficiency, and profitability of agriculture. At the same time, we focus on conserving natural resources and protecting the environment.

Texas A&M AgriLife Research is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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