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HSC Sr Research Scientist

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Job Location:
Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Dallas / Ft. Worth


Position Description
Contributes to the university's mission through research and service.

HSC - Dallas

Department: Pharmacy Practice Dal

Major/Essential Functions
This is a 2-year CPRIT funded position, the renew of contract will subject to funding availability at the end of the term. North Texas Clinical Pharmacology Cancer Core integrates mass spectrometry multi-omics-based approaches for disease related drug metabolism, drug discovery and biomarker studies. We are searching for a Senior Research Scientist who is highly proficient in molecular biology techniques, including molecular cell culture, induce cell differentiation to different cell disease models from human iPSC cells or progenitor cells. This position needs to support ongoing proteomics and metabolomics mass spectrometry work as well, and to set up a new cell culture room, new cell culture workflow. Any additional sample preparation skills for mass spectrometry proteomics and metabolomics such as immunoprecipitation, gel electrophoresis are preferred. The ideal candidate should be highly detail oriented and have strong collaborative approach, however, the candidate should also be able to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given.

Required Qualifications
Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held.  3 years of demonstrated experience as a researcher. Should have a record of activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of research.

Preferred Qualifications
PhD or PharmD degree in chemistry or similar field is preferred. Must be able to generate data for grants' submission
for PI(s) within the core and core collaborators. Must be able to present data and give talks at conferences. Must be
able to write manuscript for publications.

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan website.

EEO Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

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Pay Basis: Monthly

Pay Grade Minimum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience, and/or skills.

Pay Grade Maximum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience, and/or skills.

Travel Required: None

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: Yes

Are select agents used in this laboratory?
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