OPS Postdoctoral Scholar/Researcher (Biomedical Sciences) - Medicine

Job description

Job ID: 43841

Regular/Temporary: Temporary


Biomedical Sciences - College of Medicine


One postdoctoral position is available immediately in an enzymology laboratory to elucidate the kinetics and dynamics of DNA lesion bypass and base excision repair catalyzed by human enzymes using single molecule Prism-based Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence (TIRF) apparatus.


Doctorate degree in an appropriate field and at least three years of experience working in a research setting.


Background in single molecule TIRF technologies, computer programming, enzyme kinetics, biophysics, and protein purification is preferred. An important criterion for selection will be the ability of the desired individual to pursue independent research in an active multi-disciplinary setting.

Contact Info

Dr. Zucai Suo
[email protected]
(850) 645-2501

Anticipated Salary Range

Starting salary will be dependent on previous experience and qualifications

Pay Plan

This is an OPS/temporary Job.

Soft Money Funded Position

This is a soft money funded position, with renewal based on available funds and the needs of the University.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

In addition to applying, interested candidates should upload and send a cover letter, CV, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to:

Dr. Zucai Suo
Eminent Professor and Dorian and John Blackmon Chair of Biomedical Science
Department of Biomedical Sciences
College of Medicine
Florida State University

Affordable Care Act

OPS employees are covered under the Affordable Care Act. OPS employees that meet certain criteria will be offered affordable health care coverage. For more information, please visit the following website regarding the Affordable Care Act, http://hr.fsu.edu/?page=benefits/insurance/insurance_home&ops=1.

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Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.

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Posted: 7/12/2018
Application Due: 8/10/2018
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