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Assistant/Associate/Senior Scientist

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Position Details

Title Assistant/Associate/Senior Scientist
Specific Title
Appointment Type Scientist Track Faculty
Department IUSM - Medical & Molecular Genetics
Campus IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
Position Summary

FACULTY POSITIONMEDICAL AND MOLECULAR GENETICS
INDIANA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics

The Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a position at the Scientist level (Assistant Scientist/ Associate Scientist/ Senior Scientist). This individual will be expected to lead new efforts for a variety of biobanking studies as well as to support currently ongoing biobanking efforts. Extensive and varied laboratory experience is essential. Previous experience in eukaryotic cell culture, tissue analysis, and in nucleic acid and protein isolation and characterization is required. Experience in the development of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) is preferred. The applicant will collaborate with diverse research teams and must be able to work effectively in a team setting. The applicant must be able to establish projects and priorities independently. The position requires a PhD degree in biology, genetics, or a related area.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to Tatiana Foroud, PhD, Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics, Indiana University School of Medicine, 410 W. Tenth Street, HS-4021, Indianapolis, IN 46202.
Indiana University is an EEO/AA employer, M/F/D/V

Basic Qualifications

Previous experience in eukaryotic cell culture, tissue analysis, and in nucleic acid and protein isolation and characterization is required. Experience in the development of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) is preferred.
The position requires a PhD degree in biology, genetics, or a related area.

Department Contact for Questions

Dawn Roberts dlrobert@iu.edu

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions
Priority Application Review Deadline
Expected Start Date
OAA # IUSM001442016

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Are you a dual career partner (your partner or spouse is already being recruited)?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
Optional Documents