Columbia University Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences at CUMC in New York, New York
Position Title:Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences at CUMC
Department: 7519- MED Medicine
Department Number: 7519
Location: Medical Center
Summary Description: The Department of Medicine and the Columbia Center for Translational Immunology (CCTI) are seeking to fill an Assistant Professor level position, non-tenure track, to fulfill the role of Director of Animal Genetic Engineering within the CCTI. Successful candidate will be responsible for developing porcine models using gene transduction, somatic cell gene targeting and nuclear transfer. Candidate will collaborate with CCTI immunologists and their collaborators in large animal allotransplantation and xenotransplantation studies, preparing hematopoietic cells for transplantation and carrying out studies of porcine molecular biology and molecular incompatibilities between species as well as assessments of the biological effects of gene modifications. Candidate will also participate in developing and implementing porcine stem cell research with primary cell line derivation and culture, gene expression analysis and vector-based genetic modification. The candidate will be expected to generate peer-review research funding, to mentor students and fellows and to participate in other teaching activities of the CCTI and the Department of Medicine.
School/Institute/Unit: Physicians and Surgeons, College of
Minimum Degree Required: M.D. or equivalent medical professional degree
All applicants MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered for the position. Must have PhD or MD/PhD
Posting Date: 12-18-2015
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
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