Research Associate

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Mar 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Research Associate

Position Type: Professional Research Staff

Department: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 02-23-2017

Posting Summary:
Molecular & Cell Biologist: The Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics at the University of Virginia invites applicants to apply for the position of Research Associate. Duties include: design and performance of experiments exploring the basic processes of cell proliferation, gene expression or cancer progression. Experiments require a working knowledge of techniques commonly used in molecular biology and cell biology.

The selected candidate will have additional responsibilities of meeting weekly with the Principal Investigator to discuss experimental results, conduct literature searches, present results in weekly lab meetings and at conferences as well as in interdepartmental seminars.

The candidate must work independently and ethically, document all research data appropriately, assist graduate students in the lab, apply for independent funding where applicable, and publish data in qualified journals. The completion of a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree in Biochemistry or a related field is required by the appointment start date.

To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0611414 . Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least two references. Applicant review will begin January 25, 2013 and the position will remain open for applications until filled.

For additional information about the position and application process, please contact Helen Norfleet-Shiflett at hn6u@virginia.edu.

The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.


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