RESEARCH SPECIALIST A
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RESEARCH SPECIALIST A
Perelman School of Medicine
PA-Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
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The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U. S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penns distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.
Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.
The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.
Study the roles of the TNFAIP8 family of proteins in lymphoid and myeloid cells. Study the functions of the TNFAIP8 family of proteins in lipid signaling. Perform a wide variety of immunological and molecular biological experiments using murine models of autoimmune diseases. Provide laboratory support to other researchers. Other duties include writing laboratory reports, analyzing results, and performing computer searches under limited supervision.
A Bachelors degree and 0-1 years of experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience, is required. 1-2 years of research experience studying the biology of the TNFAIP8 family of proteins is preferred. Position is contingent on continued funding.
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Do you have 1-2 years of research experience studying the biology of the TNFAIP8 family of proteins?
Do you have experience performing a wide variety of immunological and molecular biological experiments using murine models of autoimmune diseases?
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