Postdoctoral Fellow - Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences

Location
Tulsa, Oklahoma (US)
Salary
Salary to be discussed
Posted
August 24 2021
Ref
req9968
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The research lab of Dr. Muia at the Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences (OSU-CHS) in Tulsa, is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to conduct structure-functional studies of ADAMTS metalloproteases (https://scholars.okstate.edu/en/persons/joshua-muia). We are seeking an individual with a background in Protein Chemistry/Molecular Biology or a related field. The successful candidate will join an inclusive and dynamic team that has broad research interests in bleeding, thrombotic and cardiovascular disorders. The PI has made seminal contributions in the study of antithrombotic metalloprotease ADAMTS13 (see Muia et al. J Thromb Haemost 2013; 11:1511-8, Muia et al. Blood 2019;133:1899-1908). Dr. Muia’s lab offers a conducive environment for research, collaborations, and career growth. Current trainees have received prestigious fellowship awards.

The suitable candidate will have access to a variety of research equipment including, but not limited to FPLC, HPLC, Confocal Microscopes, PCR machine, Microplate readers, and cryogenic freezers. The suitable candidate is expected to mentor undergraduate and graduate students.  

The position will be funded for at least three years. In addition to working on the PI’s projects, the successful candidate also will have an opportunity to secure their external funding through foundational grants or government funding agencies and develop an independent research project, which will make them competitive for the next career level. In this respect, the PI will guide and assist in grant proposal preparation and submission.

To apply for this position, please go to https://okstate.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=8&id=9968. 

Oklahoma State University, as an equal opportunity employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. Oklahoma State University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all individuals and does not discriminate based on race, religion, sex, color, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or veteran status with regard to employment, educational programs and activities, and/or admissions. For more information, visit http://eeo.okstate.edu.

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