Post-Doctoral Fellow

Location
Aurora, CO
Posted
Jun 22, 2017
Position Type
Postdoc
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution



Post-Doctoral Fellow

School of Medicine - Division of Cardiology

The University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus is a public research university serving more than 18,000 students. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer more than 140 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The university receives over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at CU Anschutz in Aurora, Colo. a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at CU Denver, our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver-one of America's most vibrant urban centers. CU Denver is located steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District affording our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.

A Full Time 100% NIH-funded Postdoctoral Associate position is available in molecular biology in the Divisions of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver, Colorado. The laboratory studies gene regulatory systems in cardiovascular disease.This position will focus on gene expression analysis in primary cells, human tissue and mouse models of cardiomyopathy.

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Basic biochemical or molecular biology


Minimum Requirements

  • Ph.D. in Molecular Biology or Biochemistry, or have investigated a closely related field for their Ph.D. research project.
  • Candidate is required to be a US citizen or permanent US resident
  • Minority by NIH standards


Salary Range

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience.

The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at https://www.cu.edu/employee-services.

The University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus 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 Denver Anschutz Medical Campus 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. 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.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Special Instructions to Applicants:Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/careers, refer to job number 04586. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.



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

Application Materials Instructions:

Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID:

When applying, applicants must include:
  1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
  2. A current Resume/CV
  3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.



Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20169 - SOM-MED-Cardiology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Sep 7, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Dennis Evans

Posting Contact Email: dennis.evans@ucdenver.edu

Position Number: 00723757

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