Postdoctoral Fellow

Job description

Posting Details
Posting Summary

Logo Posting Number RTF00018PO18 Classification Title Post Doctoral Fellow Internal Title Postdoctoral Fellow Campus Columbia 01 College/Division College of Pharmacy Department Drug Discovery & Biomedical Sciences Advertised Salary Range Commensurate with qualifications/experience Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Type of Grant Funded Position Research Grant (RGP) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Post-doctoral

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Post-Doctoral Fellow position to conduct NIH funded research on targeted therapeutics of breast cancer and developing novel drug combinations that prevent or overcome resistance to currently used drug regimens in breast cancer.

Required Education and Experience

The position requires a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology field with at least 2 publications in the primary scientific literature. Expertise in advanced molecular biology techniques is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in basic bioinformatic analyses.


Experience in advance molecular biology techniques and basic bioinformatic data analyses are required. The position requires the ability to read and comprehend the scientific literature and follow and develop research protocols for the lab.

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date 06/16/2018 Position End Date Job Open Date 06/11/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

Quicklink for Posting EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have at least a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology field with at least 2 publications in the primary scientific literature?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have expertise in advanced molecular biology techniques?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae





Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 8/11/2018
Application Due: 10/10/2018
Work Type: