Columbia University Associate Research Scientist in New York, New York
Job Requisition Number 00002142
Field(s) of Specialization
Position Title Associate Research Scientist
Department OPH Ophthalmology
Columbia University’s Department of Ophthalmology Research Division includes 12 laboratories and more than 50 investigators devoted to the study of basic and clinical problems in vision, ophthalmology and eye disease. Investigators encompass the fields of molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology, retina, radiation biology, physiology, pharmacology and optics. A Ph.D. and/or M.D. and a strong research background is required for this position.
Job Description: Studying the role of signaling molecules that regulates the formation of lacrimal gland, the tear producing organ of the eye. Study the deficiency in tear production due to lacrimal gland dysfunction, which is a major cause of dry eye diseases. Work with single cell RNA sequencing and ribosomal profiling Activities related to the research project.
Minimum Degree Required
Minimum Degree: Ph.D. MD/Ph.D, or MD
At least 3-5 years of high level experience
Relevant experience in Ophthalmic research and ability to supervise graduate students and postdoctoral fellows
RAPS posting date 01/13/2021
Search Closing Date
Special Instructions to the Applicant
Proposed Start Date 03/01/2021
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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