Essential Functions: Perform biomedical research on diabetes, obesity, and other chronic diseases. Experiments in cellular biology, cell culture and treatments, confocal microscopy, and biomedical analysis.Animal experiments such as oral and IP treatments, tissue analysis, and biomedical measurements. Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: A PhD degree in molecular biology, nutrition, or biomedical fields.Extensive laboratory experience in cell and animal models and studies. Strong record of productivity and excellent communication/writing skills.Interdisciplinary research experience in biomedical field especially obesity and diabetes is a plus.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is d...edicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.