Senior Scientist

Job description

Working Title: Senior Scientist

Position Type: Professional Research Staff

Department: Department of Pharmacology

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 01-29-2018

Posting Summary:
The Department of Pharmacology at the University of Virginia seeks applications for a Senior Scientist position. The incumbent will perform Alzheimer's Disease-related research targeting A-mediated cell cycle reentry (CCR) in neurons. The incumbent will be expected to use a combination of advanced molecular, cellular and high throughput methodologies to help identify genetic and pharmacological mediators of neuronal A-mediated CCR. Experiments will focus the development and implementation of a high content screening assay for CCR.

Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D. in Biology or Pharmacology or related field and four to six years of research experience with relevant publications. Experience with cell cycle, screening and Alzheimer's disease is preferred.

Review of applications will begin on February 19, 2018. Position will start on March 1, 2018.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0622530. Complete a Candidate Profile on-line; attach a CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references. The position will remain open until filled.

For information about the position, please contact Dr. Lazo at [email protected]

For questions about the application process, contact Pamela Sprouse 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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