The Khvorova laboratory is seeking a Scientific Writer to support the PI, postdoctoral associates and graduate students in the development and presentation of all lab scientific communications. The Khvorova lab conducts research in the chemical biology of RNA, oligonucleotides therapeutics, and delivery.
Please see our lab website at: http://www.umassmed.edu/khvorovalab.
GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under the general direction of the Principal Investigator or designee, the Scientific Writer is responsible for collaborating with all levels of faculty and researchers to develop, edit, and complete scientific communications (manuscripts, grants, web-sites, and presentations).
PhD with scientific knowledge and expertise in the field of chemical biology and oligonucleotides; knowlege of experimental design and analysis to support publications in high level, peer-reviewed journals. Demonstrated success in writing published papers and grant applications. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills to work with all levels of personnel.
Under the general direction of the Principal Investigator or designee
Functional supervision of graduate students, residents, and fellows in preparation of abstracts, posters, and presentations for scientific meetings and other projects
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Usual office environment