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POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER

Biological Sciences

College of Science

Louisiana State University

 

Responsibilities: This project, in Dr. Cynthia Peterson's laboratory, investigates the structure and function of plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 (PAI-1) in order to understand its role in regulating fibrinolysis, inflammatory disease and cancer. Methods used are a mix of biochemistry, biophysics, molecular biology and computational biology.  Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in Biological Science or related field; research experience in biochemistry, biophysics or computational biology.  Preferred Qualifications: Experience with protein engineering, protein purification, computational biology and biophysical methods including analytical ultracentrifugation and surface plasmon resonance.

An offer of employment is contingent on passing a pre-employment background check. Application deadline is June 15, 2015 or until a candidate is selected. Apply online and view a more detailed ad at: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu Position #031641

 

LSU IS COMMITTED TO DIVERSITY AND IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/EQUAL ACCESS EMPLOYER

Quick link at ad URL: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=59453

 

 

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE 2

Biological Sciences

College of Science

Louisiana State University

 

Responsibilities: Research associate in the Maruska Lab to assist with general lab duties and conduct experiments on the neural basis of social behaviors and social communication in an African cichlid fish. Methods used include behavior analyses, gene expression, hormone assays, cryostat sectioning, immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization, neurophysiology, and other related techniques.  Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences or related field with one to two years of related experience.  Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree; experience with fish research, neuroscience methods, molecular techniques, and tissue sectioning techniques preferred.

An offer of employment is contingent on passing a pre-employment background check. Application deadline is June 16, 2015 or until a candidate is selected. Apply online and view a more detailed ad at: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu Position #012809

 

LSU IS COMMITTED TO DIVERSITY AND IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/EQUAL ACCESS EMPLOYER

Quick link at ad URL: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=59334

 

 

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER

Biological Sciences

College of Science

Louisiana State University

 

Responsibilities: Postdoctoral research position in the Maruska Lab to conduct experiments on the neural basis of social behaviors and social communication in an African cichlid fish. Methods used include behavior analyses, single-neuron extracellular recordings, gene expression, steroid assays, immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization, and other related techniques.  Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in Biological Sciences, Neuroscience, or related field; research experience in neuroscience or sensory biology. A.B.D. candidates will be considered as long as the degree is conferred by the effective date of the appointment.  Preferred Qualifications: Experience with neurophysiology recordings; experience working with fish; experience with gene expression analyses; familiarity with neuroanatomy.  

An offer of employment is contingent on passing a pre-employment background check. Application deadline is June 16, 2015 or until a candidate is selected. Apply online and view a more detailed ad at: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu Position #034913

 

LSU IS COMMITTED TO DIVERSITY AND IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/EQUAL ACCESS EMPLOYER

Quick link at ad URL: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=59335