Oregon Health & Science University Research Associate in Portland, Oregon
Projects in the Beatty Lab utilize skills in the areas of chemistry, molecular imaging, cell biology, protein engineering, bioconjugation reactions (e.g., “click chemistry”), biochemistry, and molecular biology.
The Program in Chemical Biology at OHSU has an open position in the Beatty Lab. The researcher will conduct research at the interface of chemistry and cancer biology, working collaboratively to develop and optimize new technologies for imaging at high-resolution.
Development of new methods for imaging cellular proteins
Application of new technologies towards imaging cancer cell receptors
Data analysis, preparation of written reports, and publication of findings in peer-reviewed journals
Other duties as assigned
Master’s Degree with major courses in field of research and 3 years of experience; OR Bachelor’s Degree with major courses in field of research plus 5 years of experience
Relevant experience should include fluorescence microscopy and tissue culture
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently and with diverse teams on collaborative projects
Passionate about research, self-sufficient, and goal-oriented
Enthusiasm for learning new techniques
Ph.D. in biochemistry, cell biology, or related field
3 years of relevant experience
Expertise in chemical biology, biochemistry, cell/cancer biology
Extensive experience in fluorescence microscopy
Experience developing genetically-modified tissue culture cell lines
Proven ability to successfully publish research
To apply for this position, submit a cover letter, CV, and a copy of two representative publications. In the cover letter, please describe what type of project you would like to pursue in the Beatty Lab and why you are uniquely qualified for this position.
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Recruitment ID: 2021-7704
External Company URL: dturner
Street: Marquam Hill
Post End Date: 4/12/2021
Job Type: Research
Posting Department: Chemical Physiology and Biochemistry
Posting Pay: $41,812 - $65,073, Commensurate with qualifications, experience and equity
Posting FTE: 1.00
Posting Schedule: Monday - Friday, some weeekends
Posting Hours: Variable, 8:00am - 5:00pm
HR Mission: School of Medicine
Drug Testable: No