Research Assistant Professor - Das Lab

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Lubbock, TX, USA
  • Jul 27, 2022
Full time Health Sciences/OT/PT/Kinesiology Grants, Sponsored Programs, Research

Job Description



Research Assistant Professor - Das Lab


HSC - Lubbock

Position Description

Contributes to the university's mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Org Level 7

512301 - Internal Med Dept Lbk Genl

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr


Internal Med Dept Lbk Genl

Major/Essential Functions


The major focus of the laboratory is to understand the role of vascular redox condition in the development of cardiovascular diseases including ischemia-reperfusion, hypertension, remote ischemic preconditioning and atherosclerosis.  The experienced person will provide significant help in timely execution various experiments proposed in RO1 projects. This person will help guide the post-doctoral fellows to adhere to research proposed in NIH projects, and help in the maintenance of various mouse strain breeding and their use in the laboratory. This position will provide additional grant writing, and this junior faculty level position will be of significant help in continuation of research.

  1. Planning and execution of grant-related research.

  2. General laboratory and instrumentation upkeep and provide necessary help and training to post-doctoral fellows in molecular and cellular biology.

  3. Mentor some junior post-doctoral fellows in the laboratory as designated by PI.

  4. Maintain and prepare new IACUC protocols; update and amend protocols as necessary.

  5. Write and submit grants to AHA or NIH.


Required Qualifications

Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate's intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity.

Required Attachments

Resume / CV

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

EEO Statement


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Pay Basis


Pay Grade Minimum

Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Grade Maximum

Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Salary Grade


Grant Funded?


Job Type

Full Time

Job Group

Research Faculty



Travel Required


Does this position work in a research laboratory?


Are select agents used in this laboratory?


Job Expires


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