Proposes and undertakes a mentored, innovative project to understand the epigenetics of immunomodulatory mechanisms after adenoviral infections. Designs and performs in vitro and animal experiments, analyzes and presents the outcome.
Qualifications EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
- Read, analyze and summarize published literature
- Design and execute in vitro and in vivo
- Undertake relevant coursework if required by mentor.
- Attend relevant meetings
- Meet regularly with mentor to review project progress and milestones
- Plan and deliver a seminar on the project
- Take administrative (inventory, purchasing, etc. ) responsibilities in the lab when necessary
- Write a final report or submit a manuscript to a peer-reviewed journal describing the project and results
Doctoral degree (MD or PhD) with more than 1 year of lab experience. Bioinformatics experience is preferred.WORKING CONDITIONS:
Lab setting.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Possible lifting of 10 to 20 lbs., depending on nature of chosen project(s).
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