Postdoctoral Fellow - Researcher

Columbia, MO
Sep 15, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID 24269
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Location Columbia

Job Description

The Department of Biochemistry seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow to pursue biochemical and biophysical research into the molecular mechanisms of bacterial chemotaxis in the research group of Gerald L. Hazelbauer.


Ph.D. in biochemistry, biophysics, microbiology or a related area. Ability to cooperate and communicate in an interactive research group. Experience in one or more of the following is highly desirable: biophysical techniques, structural studies of proteins and complexes, bacterial signaling, biochemical assays of protein activity.

Application Deadline

Reviewed as received beginning September 27, 2017.


$47,476 or more depending on post-Ph.D. training and accomplishments.

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

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Application Materials

Apply using the online application. The following application materilas will need to be uploaded:

Statement of scientific training, accomplishments and interests, curriculum vitae, names plus contact for at least three references.