Jobs

Postdoctoral Fellow

Employer

Banner Sun Health Research Institute

Location

Sun City, Arizona, U.S.A.

Contact

Dan Stowell Sourcing Strategist (adding talent throughout seven states in: Case Management, OR Nurses, Med-Surg Nurses, Pharmacy, Bio-Med/Labs, and IT) Talent Acquisition - Banner Health T: 602.747.8093 E: Daniel.Stowell@bannerhealth.com. Connect with me on Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?&trk=tab_pro www.bannerhealth.com

Description

Banner Health was selected as one of the top leadership teams in healthcare by Health Leaders Media, is one of the Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Networks in the nation according to SDI, and was voted one of the best places to work in the Phoenix metro area by the Phoenix Business Journal. The laboratory of Dr. Salvatore Oddo at the Banner Sun Health Research Institute seeks highly motivated postdoctoral fellows to perform cutting-edge research into the molecular basis underlying cognitive deficits in Alzheimer's disease using genetically modified animal models. The Banner Sun Health Research provides a unique environment to conduct translational research. It is the home of one of the most renowned clinical research programs in the country and its basic research program is rapidly growing. Having clinical and basic scientists working side by side facilitates innovation and translational research.

Job Summary: This position assists in conducting innovative high-quality research, including the planning, design, and execution of experiments.

Requirements

This is a postdoctoral educational/training step required to achieve status as an independent researcher. Essential Functions: Leads portions of research projects, including planning, designing, conducting, analyzing, and interpreting innovative research. Collects, organizes, and records data for manuscript preparation. Participates in grant and manuscript writing. Participates in preparing timely reports on the research findings in the form of peer-reviewed publications and scientific presentations. Forms collaborative relationships both inside and outside of the organization, in order to increase research capabilities, resources, and funding opportunities. Desired Skills and Experience: Ph.D. or M.D. Must have previous research experience, training, or coursework in relevant field of research. Must possess knowledge of laboratory techniques, research methods, and data collection. Requires strong communication, organization, and data analysis and evaluation skills. Must be able to maintain good rapport with other departmental personnel. Preferred Qualifications: Additional related education and/or experience preferred.