Research Associate - Department of Ophthalmology

Research Associate position in The Department of Ophthalmology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

 

The Department of Ophthalmology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine has a Research Associate position available in the area of vision science, diabetes and signaling pathway studies of diabetic retinopathy in the Taylor laboratory. Successful candidates will have an advanced Medical Science degree (MD or PhD) and at least 10-years-experience in immunology and molecular biology, as well as co-author publications in top peer-review journals.

 

The responsibilities for this position include applying existing analytical methods and molecular biology to analyze pathology in the retina. Conduct original research in the development of retinal vascular disease. Coordinate collaborations locally and nationally.

 

The Candidate will have technical skills in 1) Molecular Biology – immunohistochemistry, protein binding assays, post-translational assays, immunoprecipitation techniques, and multi-variant analysis.  2) Immunology/Pathology – induction, quantification, and analysis of proteomics and RNA sequences to determine potential candidates for future studies.

 

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and employment references to prt11@case.edu.

 

Case Western Reserve University is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging excellence through diversity.  Qualified woman and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.