Washington University of St. Louis Radiology in St. Louis, Missouri

Job Type/Schedule

This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.

Department Name/Job Location

This position is in the Department of Radiology. This position is for the Medical School Campus.

Essential Functions

POSITION SUMMARY:

Position is responsible for collaborating with the Principal Investigator on the design, conduct and reporting of research projects. One of our main focuses is in characterizing and treating the bone metastasis microenvironment. This position requires a special skill set in the bone and mineral sciences, including small animal model development, cellular biosciences and pathological processing. This is a major area of the lab, and supports several different research project aims.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Collaborates with PI on the design, conduct and reporting of research projects.
  • Assists with grant preparation and reporting. May submit grant proposals in rare circumstances with the approval of the PI, Department Head and Dean.
  • Prepares and submits papers on research.
  • Develops hypotheses to be tested and experimental design.
  • Complies with established safety procedures and maintaining required documentation on laboratory and specimen conditions.
  • Manages research project with other institutions and investigators.

Required Qualifications

Requires PhD, M.D. or equivalent terminal degree and at least 3 years of postdoctoral experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge and experience in the bone and mineral sciences, including small animal model development, cellular biosciences and pathological processing.
  • Analytical reasoning and problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of standard laboratory policies, procedures and equipment.
  • Ability to communicate in oral and written form with all levels of personnel and technical publications.
  • Must be able to work well independently or as a team member.

Salary Range

The hiring range for this position is $53,830 - $72,675 annually.

Benefits

This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please visit our website at http://hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits.

Applicant Special Instructions

  • Works in laboratory environment with potential exposure to biological, chemical and radioactive hazards.
  • Must be physically able to wear protective equipment.
  • Must be able to provide standard care to research animals.

EOE Statement

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Title: Senior Scientist - Radiology - 41172

Job ID: 41172

Location: Medical School

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular