Post-doctoral Fellow - Vascular / Endothelial Cell Biology

Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

Oklahoma City, OK

Job posting number: #7098220 (Ref:3009929)

Posted: April 18, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Overview
OMRF is an independent, not-for-profit biomedical research institute adjacent to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) campus in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City offers a dynamic and flourishing downtown area, with low cost of living, short commute times and a diversified economy.

OMRF's excellence can only be fully realized by individuals who share our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Successful candidates will demonstrate commitment to these values. OMRF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.

Benefits

We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, and vision insurance, minimum 8% company retirement contribution, vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, onsite cafe, free onsite fitness center with access to personal trainer, free parking and much more! Relocation assistance available for those located 50 miles outside of Oklahoma City metro and out of state. Learn more about our benefits here.


Responsibilities
The Cleuren laboratory at the Cardiovascular Biology Research Program (CVB) of the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation is seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Fellow interested in endothelial cell biology. The lab uses both in/ex vivo and in vitro models to study the molecular mechanisms underlying endothelial cell heterogeneity and (dys)function in relation to pathology, with a special focus on the role of the endothelium in (acute and chronic) inflammation.

Candidates must have attention to detail, and ability for critical thinking and problem-solving as well as excellent written and oral communication skills. They need to be able to work independently but also as a member of a multidisciplinary team, and perform both self-directed and guided research. OMRF and the highly collaborative CVB forms an excellent environment for research with state-of-the-art facilities. Postdoctoral fellows are supported by the Postdoctoral Training Program and are encouraged to apply for OMRF Postdoc Travel Awards to promote communicating their science at conferences and participate in workshops.


Qualifications
Successful candidates should have a Ph.D., M.D. or M.D./Ph.D degree, obtained within 0-3 years (or expected to receive within the next 6 months) in molecular or cell biology, genetics, physiology or a related discipline within biomedical science. Contributions to science as evidenced by (first or second author) publications is required. OMRF has mandated the COVID-19 vaccine for all employees, excluding those with an approved medical or religious accommodation, as a condition of employment. Applicants must have received, or be willing to receive, a COVID-19 vaccine by their start date to be considered for employment. 


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OMRF’s excellence can only be fully realized by individuals who share our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Successful candidates will demonstrate commitment to these values. OMRF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.jeid-e4481ba12eb9e143b9fc0a2fddda4577



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Job posting number:#7098220 (Ref:3009929)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Oklahoma City,Oklahoma
United States
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