The Flow Cytometry Core of Cedars-Sinai looking for a Postdoctoral Scientist to join its team. Working independently but in close cooperation and in consultation with the Principal Investigator and other Research Scientist, the Research Fellow will perform routine and complex laboratory procedures throughout training period. May develop, adapt, and implement new research techniques and protocols. Analyzes and interprets data. May assist in preparation of grant proposals. Participates in publications and presentations as author or co-author. Not responsible for generating grant funds.
Summary of Essential Job Duties:
Performs experiments using flow cytometry-associated technology.
Performs routine and complex, specialized, laboratory procedures throughout training period, including flow cytometry-associated sorting of biological samples for core users.
Will develop, adapt, and implement new flow-cytometry-related research techniques and protocols.
Will work w/ flow core users to provide expert advice in flow cytometry-related experimental design and to implement quality controls to assure high scientific standards in core service
Operates and maintains flow cytometry equipment and instruments
May assist in preparation of grant proposals, but is not responsible for generating grant funds.
May participate in publications and presentations as author or co-author.
Will keep appropriate experimental records and documentation and analyze the results/ outcomes with the Principal Investigator.
Teaches and help to train new flow cytometry core users
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