Research Scientist

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Posting Information GENERAL INFORMATION FOR ALL POSTINGS

Posting Number: 0618731 Position Type: Professional Research Staff Employment Posting Category: Professional Research Staff Type of Application:
(required to apply for this posting) Candidate Profile Organization (Position Organization): 40455 MD-NESC Neuroscience Department: Department of Neuroscience Location: Charlottesville Working Title: Research Scientist Anticipated Hiring Range: Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No End Date of Position: Posting Date: 05-09-2016 Posting Summary:
Click here for an example. Kipnis Lab at the University of Virginia seeks a Research Scientist to join its busy group. The successful candidate must have at PhD and at least 4-5 years of postdoctoral experience in a related field with a demonstrated publication record in peer-reviewed journals.

This position will concentrate on the project dealing with the role of meningeal lymphatics and myeloid cell and their impact on CNS function. A strong genetic and molecular biology background will be necessary to successfully drive this project. The required skills include confocal microscopy, 2-photon live imaging, cell culture, cellular and molecular biology, and genetics.

The candidate will also be responsible for training graduate and undergraduate students as well as assisting research associates with their individual projects. The successful candidate will design his/her own projects in conjunction with the PI as the basis for obtaining their own grant funding.

To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0618731. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, letter of research interest and contact information for three references. The position will remain open to applications until filled.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Closing Date: Open Until Filled Required Applicant Documents: CV / Resume
Cover Letter
Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
Statement of Research Interest E-mail a Friend: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=79087 function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Faculty, Professional Research Staff and University Staff - Executive

Tenure Status: Tenure Ineligible, w/o Expectation of Continued Employment Rank: Research Scientist Appointment Type: Professional Research Staff Academic Year for Position? (e.g. 2015) Employment Conditions for Faculty function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Univ.Staff - Operational & Administrative (O&A), Managerial & Professional (M&P)

Area of Interest: FLSA Exemption Status:
Click here for a definition. Exempt Posting for UVA Employees Only: No Response Shift: Number of Work Hours Per Week:
(format: xx.xxxx) 40 Number of Months/Year: 12 EO/AA Statement: The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Optional Applicant Documents: function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Univ.Staff - O&A or M&P - QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION Required Education

What is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.
Degree Requirements Analysis No Response If degree or equivalent experience required, please specify:
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Degree Requirements Analysis Preferred Education

What level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. No Response If degree or equivalent experience preferred, please specify:
(Entries to the right will appear in the posting for this position.) EXPERIENCE Required Experience

What is the minimum level of relevant experience required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. No Response If any experience is required, please specify kind of experience: Preferred Experience

What is the minimum level of relevant experience preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. No Response If any experience is preferred, please specify kind of experience: LICENSE or CERTIFICATION If yes, what is the required License or Certification. If yes, what is the preferred License or Certification. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: COMPUTER APPLICATIONS Required Computer Applications: Preferred Computer Applications: function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Univ.Staff - O&A or M&P - EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS

Employment Conditions: Drug Testing Required?

(Typically positions involved in patient contact, mass transportation or law enforcement are included) No Is this position eligible for Telecommuting? No Is this position eligible for an Alternate Work Schedule? Yes function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;}

 

 

 

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Posted: 1/4/2019
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