Date Posted: Aug 14, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
We are seeking PhD postdoctoral scholars or applicants with engineering and/or materials science backgrounds, who are enthusiastic about utilizing their experience and knowledge to solve biological problems in the Laronda Lab at the Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern University. The Laronda Lab aims to develop new modalities for restoring fertility and ovarian hormones in women and girls with premature ovarian failure.
This is a full time appointment to support training/research/associated career development activities.
Involved in daily research and operations in basic and translational science lab.
Contribute to project design, research protocol development, data analysis, authorship of resultant manuscripts
Applies for additional funding sources
Contribute to mentoring other trainees in the lab
Willingness and ability to learn some biology techniques (including aseptic technique and primary cell culture)
Performs other duties as assigned
Education -- PhD in engineering or basic, scientific disciplines (possible areas of research include: bioengineering, materials science, physics, biomedical engineering, chemistry)
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Be able to work in a highly collaborative fast-paced environment
Be able to successfully interact with diverse stakeholders including: clinicians, basic scientists, research administration
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital and Northwestern University are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Lurie Children's Hospital and Northwestern University are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.