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Visiting Research Specialist- Division of Pulmonary

Company:
The University of Illinois at Chicago
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Posted:
June 14, 2019

Description:

We are looking for a highly motivated Visiting Research Specialist to join the Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy.

Duties:

Works on the cellular and molecular biology of macrophage research in pulmonary diseases. Investigates the pathophysiologic role of pulmonary macrophages and dendritic cells in inflammatory lung diseases including allergic asthma and COPD.

The research assistant technician is expected to utilize various techniques including, but not limited to, in-vivo mouse disease model and techniques of various molecular biology.

Qualifications:

Previous research experience in biomedical research.

Previous experience in mouse disease models.

Minimum of two co-authored papers in international peer-reviewed journals.

English knowledge in communication and manuscript preparation

Masters degree in Biomedical Sciences, or equivalent degree in related fields required.

Interested candidates must submit applications to: https://jobs.uic.edu/

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.