Cedars-Sinai Postdoctoral Scientist in Los Angeles, California

Requisition #: 27324
Working Title: Postdoctoral Scientist
Business Entity: CSMC - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Cost Center # - Cost Center Name: 0801094 - Home Dept-Fine
City: Los Angeles
Job Category: Research/Research Admin
Job Specialty: Postdoc/Research Fellows
Position Type: Regular-F/T
Shift Length: 8hr
Hours: 8am - 5pm
Days: Monday - Friday
Shift Type: Day
Weekends: As Needed

Job Posting: Summary of Essential Job Duties:

•Designs and performs experiments related to targeted nanotherapy research. Will keep appropriate experimental

records and documentation and analyze the results with the Principal Investigator.

•May develop, adapt, and implement new research techniques and protocols.

•Analyzes, interprets, summarizes and compiles data.

•Performs routine and complex laboratory procedures throughout training period.

•Operates and maintains equipment and instruments.

•May assist in preparation of grant proposals, but is not responsible for generating grant funds.

•May participate in publications and presentations as author or co-author.

Qualification Requirements/Preferences:

Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements:

PhD in related field or equivalent doctorate within previous five years.

License/Certification/Registration Requirements: N/A


Works independently on research projects designed by a mentor (typically the PI) within area of specialization. Acquires thorough technical and theoretical knowledge of research project and objectives during one to five (1-5) year post-doctoral appointment. Demonstrated aptitude to perform experimental protocols and procedures, including detailed data collection, and analysis and operation and maintenance of specialized equipment. Knowledge of safety standards and maintenance of specialized equipment.

Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking)

Physical abilities necessary to perform job.

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