Post-Doctoral Fellow

Location
Aurora, CO
Posted
Feb 21, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution




The University of Colorado Denver seeks a postdoctoral fellow to work in the Department of Pathology at the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora.

The University of Colorado Denver is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The University strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding.

This is a post-graduate entry-level position in which the individual is seeking training and conducting research towards development of his/her independent research career. Responsible for assisting with research activities broadly focused on mechanisms of epigenetic dysregulation in pediatric cancer.

Specific responsibilities include conducting independent bench research, analyzing, interpreting and presenting data, and preparation of manuscripts and grant applications.

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience, using the NIH pay scale for postdoctoral fellows. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at:

http://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.


Qualifications

Qualified candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or related field with a background in molecular biology and/or cancer biology. Self-motivation, commitment to scientific research, and excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. Applicant should work well in a group.
Special Instructions to Applicants:When applying at CU Careers, you must attach: 1) A letter of interest (cover letter) which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2) A Current CV 3) Three (3) professional references; include addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses. Do not submit documents (via email) to the job posting contact. Questions should be directed to Matt Bilby at Matt.Bilby@ucdenver.edu Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.



Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References



Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20112 - SOM-Pathology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Feb 5, 2016

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Matt Bilby

Posting Contact Email: Matt.Bilby@ucdenver.edu

Position Number: 00708803

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