Research Associate

Job description

Working Title: Research Associate

Position Type: Professional Research Staff

Department: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 01-02-2018

Posting Summary:
A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics at the University of Virginia to study the molecular and epigenetic mechanisms of leukemia. In this role, the candidate will utilize cellular and animal models to identify and validate genetic and epigenetic basis of leukemia. 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.

Interested candidates with a recent PhD or MD/PhD degree in Biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, immunology or related field are encouraged to apply. Candidates should have a proven track record in research with first author publications in reputed journals. Experience in flow cytometry and animal handling is preferred.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0622391. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least three references. Applicant review will begin January 12, 2018, 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 [email protected]

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

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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/29/2018
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