Research Fellow-Nadeau Lab

  • Portland, ME
  • Maine Medical Center
  • Full Time - Day Shift
  • Professional - Clinical
  • Req #: 128822
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Summary

A postdoctoral position is available to study epigenetic inheritance of cancer risk in a mouse model of spontaneous testicular cancer. The ideal candidate will have experience and expertise in genetics, genomics, DNA sequence analysis, and biostatistics.

Position Summary

Conducts a variety of complex laboratory procedures and is able to conduct independent research in consultation with the principal investigator.  The research fellow has a sufficient level of experience, expertise and independence to conduct a defined research project, including project inception and design, implementation, and completion, with reporting of results in a peer reviewed forum consisting of oral and written presentation.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Education: A doctoral degree (e.g. PhD, MD, DO, DVM, PharmD)
  • License/Certifications: N/A
  • Experience: N/A
  • Communication skills that are sufficiently developed that the individual at this level will be able to present research results at regional and national research conferences
  • The research fellow will have demonstrated a level of independence to perform laboratory responsibilities.

Additional Information

Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 606-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.

We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.

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