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Columbia University Postdoctoral Research Scientist in New York, New York

Posting Details

Job Requisition Number 00001875

Field(s) of Specialization

Position Title Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Department CDM Dental Medicine

Division Dental Medicine

Location Medical Center

Summary Description

A full-time postdoctoral research scientist position is available in the College of Dental Medicine at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center campus in the field of stem cell biology and regenerative medicine. The project entails defining the cellular mechanisms regulating stem cells in cartilage development and osteoarthritis. The project also involves determining therapeutic mechanisms underlying a novel, osteoarthritis drug for cartilage regeneration. The post-doctoral research scientist will collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team consisting of clinicians and basic researchers in the College of Physicians and Surgeons, College of Dental Medicine and outside institutions. This project is under sponsorship of an NIH grant.

Minimum Degree Required

PHD or equivalent

Minimum Qualifications

Position requires excellent organizational skills and research independence. Additionally, the candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidate must also be self-driven with the ability to work independently under moderate supervision as well as in a team environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in mouse genetics, signal transduction, animal surgeries and molecular/cell biology preferred

Additional Information

RAPS posting date 09/15/2020

Search Closing Date

Special Instructions to the Applicant

Please send application with a statement of career goals, specific research interest, and curriculum vitae to the link listed below

Proposed Start Date

EEO Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Cover Letter

Optional Documents

  • List of References
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