Research Postdoctoral Scientist, Tan Lab

Cedars Sinai

West Hollywood, CA

Job posting number: #7193321 (Ref:HRC1421359)

Posted: November 10, 2023

Job Description

Working independently but in close cooperation and in consultation with the Principal Investigator and other Research Scientist(s), the Postdoctoral Scientist will perform routine and complex laboratory procedures throughout training period. May develop, adapt, and implement new research techniques and protocols. Analyzes and interprets data. May assist in preparation of grant proposals. Participates in publications and presentations as author or co-author. Not responsible for generating grant funds.

The Tan lab seeks a post-doctoral fellow with a strong background in social and health psychology, behavioral science, prevention science, public health, and/or epidemiology. We seek highly motivated individuals interest in robust preparation for careers as independent investigators engaged in social and behavioral research in academic medicine. The post-doctoral fellow will receive training in grants and encouraged to submit grants and first-authored publications. This position is available immediately.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Works with Dr. Tan to develop training plan
  • May assist in preparation of grant proposals, but is not responsible for generating grant funds.
  • Participates in publications and presentations as first author or co-author.
  • Designs studies and performs analyses with guidance from the Principal Investigator.
  • Develops, adapts, and implements new research techniques and protocols.
  • Analyzes, interprets, summarizes and compiles data.
  • Performs routine and complex laboratory procedures throughout training period.
  • Meets with Dr. Tan on a regular basis to discuss research progress and plans
  • Works independently on research projects designed by a mentor (typically the PI) within area of specialization.
  • Acquires thorough technical and theoretical knowledge of research project and objectives during one to five (1-5) year post-doctoral appointment.
  • Demonstrated aptitude to perform experimental protocols and procedures, including detailed data collection, and analysis and operation and maintenance of specialized equipment.

Requirements:

  • Doctorate (PhD or MD) in Social Psychology, Health Psychology, Public Health, and/or Epidemiology or area related to field of specialization
  • Acquires thorough technical and theoretical knowledge of research project and objectives during one to five (1-5) year post-doctoral appointment.

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Working Title: Research Postdoctoral Scientist, Tan Lab
Department: Cancer Resrch Ctr Health Eqty
Business Entity: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Job Category: Academic/Research
Job Specialty: Postdoctoral
Position Type: Full-time
Shift Length: 8 hour shift
Shift Type: Day
Base Pay:$64,500.00 - $93,600.00




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Job posting number:#7193321 (Ref:HRC1421359)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Cedars Sinai
Los Angeles,California
United States
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