General Summary of Position Responsibility:
This is a research scientist position for an individual with a Ph.D. in the medical sciences (or other related discipline), with an emphasis on tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. The specific area of research requires microsurgical expertise in murine (mouse) models, as well as cardiac catheterization and echocardiographic skills. The candidate will design and execute experiments, analyze data, compile accurate records of data, write manuscripts and grant proposals based upon generated data. The candidate will also directly supervise all technical staff including graduate students, Post-Doctoral Fellows, medical residents, Surgical Fellows and technicians. Possible risks of occupational exposure to pathogens and chemicals during the performance of assigned duties. Strict adherence to research protocols required.
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General Understanding and Nature of the Position Description
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