*Position Type:*Post Doc
*Department ID:*195001 - Dept of Clinical Sciences
*Department:*195001 - Dept of Clinical Sciences
*Job City & State:*Raleigh, NC
*Essential Job Duties:*The candidate will examine the role of neurons that express the TRPM8 ion channel in acute orofacial radiation-associated pain and perform pain phenotyping in humans and dogs undergoing chemoradiation for spontaneous head and neck cancers.
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Duties & Responsibilities:
The postdoctoral associate will be expected to carry out independent work, make presentations regarding his/her research, to publish their research results in peer-reviewed journals, to participate in grant proposal preparation, and to interact with other faculty, postdoctoral associates, and graduate students at the University level and across collaborating institutions of the project.
*Work Schedule:*TBD - 40 hours per week
*Department Required Skills:*Requirements:
• Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., M.D., D.V.M., Sc.D.) with background in molecular biology, cancer biology, or neurobiology.
• Experience with basic benchtop molecular biology assays (e.g., qPCR, Western blot, immunohistochemistry)
• Experience with mammalian cell culture
• Experience working with murine cancer models, preferred
• Previous grant writing experience preferred
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English with outstanding organizational and analytical abilities
*Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:*Experience developing and implement agent-based models and/or infectious disease genomics is desirable.
*Required License or Certification:*N/A
*Valid NC Driver's License required?:*No
*Commercial Driver's License Required?:*No
*Anticipated Hiring Range:*$60,780
*Job Open Date:*07/12/2021
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