Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Postdoctoral Research Associate

Pharmaceutical Sciences - 301400

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Department Overview
The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the UNT System College of Pharmacy is located at the University of North Texas Health Science Center (UNTHSC) in Fort Worth, ranked among the top 50 medical schools for seven consecutive years, the UNTHSC is a 33-acre graduate school located in the city's Cultural District with a local economic impact of $500 million annually. The UNT System College of Pharmacy is the first pharmacy school in Texas located on an academic health science center campus.

Position Details
The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Postdoctoral Research Associate to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:

* Develop and characterize formulations and drug delivery systems for various drugs.
* Conduct in vitro and in vivo studies.
* Plan and study projects, execute data collection and analysis.
* Write and submit posters, grants, presentations, and peer-reviewed manuscripts for publication based on laboratory research.
* Possibly assist and train laboratory personnel and students in research methods, procedures and equipment related to the proposed projects.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

Appropriate doctoral degree. If the degree had not been conferred at the time applicant applied for a postdoc position, a letter needs to be attached from the school's official Graduate Office and/or Registrar's Office certifying that all requirements for the degree have been met and stating the degree conferral date.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume, a cover letter and a list of three professional references with their online application.

Pay Rate
Salary Commensurate with Experience

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Faculty/Executive Form

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Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Posted: 3/26/2018
Application Due: 5/10/2018
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