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New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine, located on Long
Island, is requesting applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow position in the Department of
Biomedical Sciences that is supported by a 3-year NIH grant to study cardiac disease.
Applicants must have earned a PhD in physiology, molecular & cellular biology or
equivalent within the past 2 years and have experience with pre-clinical models. The
candidate should be self-motivated and creative with the ability to work independently
and interact effectively within the research team.
Independently conduct experiments under supervision of the PI.
Responsible for maintaining pre-clinical cardiovascular disease models, perform minor
surgeries, physiological recordings, adult cardiac myocyte isolation and culture.
Cell culture based experiments including isolation of primary adult cardiac myocytes.
Perform molecular biology experiments, viral/plasmid construction, PCR, Western
blotting, immunocytochemistry, advanced microscopy in The NYIT Imaging Center.
Responsible for data acquisition, analysis, result interpretation, manuscript preparation
and publication. Present research results at regional or national meetings.
Train and assist medical students rotating in the lab.
General lab management, including any regulatory and compliance issues, and
maintaining a safe and professional laboratory environment
PhD or equivalent is required.
Experience with pre-clinical disease models, preferably cardiac disease is required.
Please submit cover letter & resume for consideration.
New York Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity