Med-Microbiology and Molecular Genetics - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19003413)
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
This position is responsible for conducting research on the transport of influenza viral RNA, establishing new live-cell imaging methodology to study RNA-RNA interactions, writing scientific papers and grant proposals. A PhD and 5+ years' experience with optic instrumentation and microscope design and a strong knowledge of particle tracking and code development and experience in a dual inverted selective-plane illumination microscope and developing new imaging and particle tracking techniques is required.
Position Available: July 1, 2019
Starting Salary: $57,512
Title: Research Assistant Professor (Non-tenure stream, full-time faculty position)
Please send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Application Process: Please refer to job description.
Required Attachments: Other (see application process for details)
Internal Number: 19003413
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.