Summary Description: The Department of Anesthesiology at Columbia University Medical Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons seeks a Staff Associate to investigate the signaling mechanisms of acute kidney injury. Prospective applicants must have a Bachelor's degree or higher plus four years of professional experience in his/her field. Applicants should also have experience in cell culture, immunohistochemistry, RT-PCR and immunoblotting techniques. Proficiency in mouse survival surgery and anesthesia is required. Experiments involve genetically modified mice and cell culture models using pharmacologic pathway inhibitors of signal transduction. Ability to work with minimal guidance is expected and essential. Applicants must be able to develop and learn new techniques as required for these studies.
Minimum Qualifications: Candidate must have a Bachelor's degree or higher and four years professional experience. Proficiency in mouse survival surgery and anesthesia is also required.
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