Post-Doc, Pathology

Title: Post-doc

Department: Pathology

Supervisor Name and Title: Wenquan Zou, Professor

 I. STATEMENT OF RESEARCH AND SCIENTIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

● A highly motivated and skilled researcher in neuroscience with experience in protein chemistry, cell culture, and molecular biology and animal handling.

● Projects currently address: 2085 Adelbert Road, Institute of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio.

● The qualified candidate will utilize Western blotting, cell culture, animal models, immunohistochemistry, preparation of recombinant proteins, RT-QuIC and sPMCA techniques.

● Additional managerial experience will be an asset and looked upon favorably including protein expression of in E. Coli and purification of recombinant proteins.

 II. TECHNICAL SKILLS

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 - Experience in animal disease models is highly desirable
 - Experience with Western blotting and protein purification is strongly preferred
 - Proficiency in preparation of recombinant protein preferable
 - Experience in mouse surgery preferred but not required.

III. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

- Supervise laboratory technicians, visiting scholars and student trainees in experimental design and data analysis of a variety of projects.

IV. EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

 - Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in biology, molecular biology or cell biology- Prior post-doctoral research experience is preferred and experience in neuroscience is preferable.

- A background in E. coli protein expression is highly preferred. - The successful candidate must have strong analytical, oral and written communication skills.

 

Applicants send their CVs directly to Wenquan Zou (wxz6@case.edu). 

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