Post-Doctoral Fellow

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University of Colorado - School of Medicine

Post-Doctoral Fellow

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

The Division of Reproductive Sciences has a full-time opening for a postdoctoral fellow. This position reports directly to the Assistant Professor in the Division of Reproductive Sciences, in the Bitler Lab. The primary focus of the Bitler lab is to elucidate mechanisms of targeted therapy resistance in ovarian cancer and to develop novel combinatorial therapeutic strategies. The lab is in a strong clinical department (Obstetrics/Gynecology), which facilitates highly impactful and translational research. The proposed project has funding!

The approaches used in the lab are tissue culture, molecular biology (DNA/RNA/protein assays), chromatin immunoprecipitation, next-generation sequencing, CRISPR/Cas9, and animal studies.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Doctoral degree in biological science (Ph.D.). The candidate will have earned a doctoral degree in the biological sciences or a closely related field within the last 2 years.
  • Highly motivated, detail oriented, responsible individual with excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Previous laboratory experience (1 to 3 years) with molecular biology background (tissue culture, immunoblotting, immunoprecipitation, PCR, RNA interference, and flow cytometry).

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

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Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.


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Diversity and Equity:

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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Special Instructions to Applicants:Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References, Reference Letters (Not Confidential)

Application Materials Instructions:Required application materials: 1) Cover letter describing your current research and future interest 2) Resume/Vitae 3) Proof of Degree (transcript or diploma) 4) Contact information for a minimum of [3] professional work references 5) Arrange to have three letters of recommendation be sent directly to: Name: Benjamin Bitler, PhD Email address: [email protected]

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 21588 - SOM-OB/GYN BRS

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Sep 27, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Majik Abidzhanova

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00754878





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Posted: 11/27/2018
Application Due: 1/26/2019
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