Postdoctoral Scholar in Radiation Oncology

University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine

Postdoctoral Scholar

Job #JPF06351
  • RADIATION ONCOLOGY / David Geffen School Of Medicin / UCLA

Position overview

Position title:Postdoctoral Scholar

Application Window

Open April 13th, 2021 through Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR

The Department of Radiation Oncology at UCLA is looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral scholar to study the immunological aspects of radiation exposures in the laboratory of Dr. Schaue. The assigned NIH-funded project is focused on understanding myeloid cell biology after whole body and partial body radiation exposures and dissect the link to late tissue damage. This position requires a Ph.D. in biology, radiation biology, immunology or related medicine field with good English communications kills. Experience in immunological assays such as ELISAs, ELISPOT, RNAseq, and flow cytometry are preferred.
Interested applicants should e-mail their resumes to: dschaue@mednet.ucla.edu

Starting Date: May 15

Specific Responsibilities include: study design, data acquisition & analysis, literature review and manuscript preparation and presentation at national and international meetings; helping to supervise graduate and undergraduate student researchers and assisting with the preparation of grant proposals.

Additional Duties:• Ability to work on multiple projects efficiently and effectively.• Ability to work independently on scientific projects.• Required to communicate well with other scientists worldwide.• The candidate will report directly to the Principal Investigator and a Senior Project Scientist and will successfully carry out experiments and analyze the data generated with minimal supervision.•

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

MD or PhD

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Statement of Research (Optional)
  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)
  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)
Reference requirements

References not required at time of application, but may be requested at a later time.

Apply link: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF06351

Help contact: cristinagomez@mednet.ucla.edu

Campus Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.