As one of the nation's leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children â“ even those who may never enter our doors â“ through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The Post Doctoral Fellow will design and conduct original research for both internally and externally funded projects of interest to the Molecular Regeneration and Neural Imaging Laboratory. With the guidance of Soonmonn Yoo, Ph.D, the Laboratory Head, the Post Doctoral Fellow is able to and encouraged to apply as Principal Investigator for externally funded grants. In addition, the Post Doctoral Fellow may assist with routine laboratory management work as requested by the Laboratory Head.
Independent performance of experiments using a range of molecular biological, cell biological, biomaterials, and analytical techniques and instruction and guidance to others in these techniques.
Assist with maintenance and operations in the laboratory in which these studies occur.
Data analysis and the production of oral and written reports, participation in team meetings at which the work will be discussed and planned.
Write draft grant proposals and manuscripts.
Assist the Lab Head in preparation of research proposals to external funding agencies.
Participate in collaborative projects with other laboratories.
Accepts and gives feedback, gives accurate information, and maintains ongoing communication with principal investigator
Organized and pays attention to detail
Builds and fosters professional relationships
Defines procedures, sets priorities, manages resources prudently, and maintains the highest possible standards for work quality
Schedules time efficiently, ability to set and meet deadlines, and ability to maintain multiple open projects
Thinks pro-actively and provides clear verbal and written instruction when appropriate.
Post graduate degree in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or other related medical research fields
Experience with cell culture and molecular biology techniques
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique âœBridge to a Healthy Futureâ pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.