Title:  Postdoctoral Associate

Division:  Surgery
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Up to $50,004
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  2515
Job Purpose

Aortic Disease Research Laboratory at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking to recruit a postdoctoral associate to study the molecular mechanisms of vascular injury, repair and remodeling during the development of aortic aneurysms and dissections. We use different techniques in molecular biology, cell biology and vascular biology in our investigations.  The position is funded by NIH and AHA grants and starts immediately.

Job Duties
  • Plans, directs and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • May establish new research protocols and procedures.
  • Summarizes research findings and publish results in research journals.
  • May be responsible for laboratory operations.
  • May supervise research staff.
Minimum Qualifications

Required: MD or PhD

Highly motivated with excellent organizational and communication skills. 


Preferred Qualifications

Preferred: Three to Four years' experience in molecular biology or cardiovascular research. 





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