Postdoctoral Research Associate-GPCR signaling

Job description

Position Title:

Postdoctoral Research Associate-GPCR signaling

Vacancy ID:



Pharmacology - 424001

Position Type:

Postdoctoral Scholar

Salary Range:

Salary based on education and qualifications


Full Time



Proposed Start Date:


Estimated Duration of Appointment:

12 Months

Posting Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Work Location:

Chapel Hill, NC

Position Summary:

Postdoctoral positions are available for an enthusiastic and experienced postdoctoral fellow in the general area of GPCR drug discovery in the Roth lab at UNC-Chapel Hill. This project requires a working knowledge of GPCR pharmacology and in vitro pharmacology (e.g. radioligand binding, second messenger assays). A demonstrated knowledge of GPCR signaling and molecular pharmacology is highly desirable.

Educational Requirements:

PhD in the field of Pharmacology or Biochemistry.

Qualifications and Experience:

Must have knowledge in GPCR pharmacology and in vitro pharmacology.
Must be motivated and have a strong background in biochemistry and/or structural biology.
Experience with basic molecular biology, protein expression, purification and biochemical characterization is required.
A demonstrated knowledge of GPCR signaling and molecular pharmacology is highly desirable.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Job No:
Posted: 1/22/2019
Application Due: 4/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time