Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018 5:32 PM
Employment Status:AF : Active : Regular : Full Time
Job Summary 13;
Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia seek candidates for a bioengineer/biomaterial scientist. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of bioengineering, materials science, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering or related fields with a focus on basic and translational science investigations involving tissue:engineering and biomaterials. Responsibilities include leading a new, funded bioengineering and biomaterials laboratory with translational applications to pediatric laryngotracheal reconstruction and laryngology at Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and with the CHOP Center for Pediatric Airway Disorders.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research.
The initiative is sponsored by a programmatic grant entitled the CHOP Frontier Program. The generous startup package includes laboratory space and state:of:the:art research equipment with access to numerous core lab facilities at CHOP and Penn. The successful applicant has the opportunity to be appointed to a faculty position in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine with a potential secondary appointment in the Department of Bioengineering in the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania.
Job Responsibilities 13;
:Conducts research of significant scientific value in the basic and/or translational science area(s) relevant to their practice specialty.
:Participates in the design, planning and conduct of one or more experiments.
:Trains technical staff, students, fellows and physicians in lab procedures.
:Monitors daily resource allocations and day:to:day lab personnel activities.
:Composes/Assists in developing publications for peer reviewed, scientific, quality and management, Journals.
:Assists with the submission of applications for grants/contracts for funding of research projects.
:Collaborates with researchers, external agencies and institutions to develop cooperative research initiatives.
:Responsible for appropriate use of research funds.
:May supervise technical staff and students.
:May participate in educational programs and teaching assignments. 13;
Required Education and Experience 13;
Required Education: Terminal degree (MD, PhD, DVM) required. Can be substituted for Masters of Science with 6:8 years of scientifically relevant experience.
Required Experience: 0:2 years of scientifically relevant post:fellowship experience.
Preferred Education, Experience and Cert/Lic 13;
Preferred Experience: Post:Doctoral fellowship experience.
Additional Technical Requirements 13;
:100 of effort is funded by Principal Investigator(s) grants 13;
All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.
Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its patients, family members, visitors and employees. In an effort to achieve this goal, employment at Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, other than for positions with regularly scheduled hours in New Jersey, is contingent upon an attestation that the job applicant does not use tobacco products or nicotine in any form and a negative nicotine screen (the latter occurs after a job offer).
Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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• Location: South Jersey
• Post ID: 52866147 newjersey