Post Doctoral Research Associate

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Posting Information

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Position Title Post Doctoral Research Associate Vacancy ID PDS000673 Department Dental Research - Historical Position Type Postdoctoral Scholar Posting Details

Salary Range Dependent on Experience Full-time/Part-time Full Time If part-time, hours per week FTE Proposed Start Date Estimated Duration of Appointment 12 Months Posting Open Date 08/07/2014 Posting Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Work Location Chapel Hill, NC Position Summary

Postdoctoral research associate opportunity at the UNC School of Dentistry in the Center for Oral and Systemic Diseases. The research focus for this position will be studies involving the laboratory-based investigation into the pathogenesis of periodontitis. On-going projects include mouse models on infection, functional genomics, microbial analyses and culturing of novel species. Post-doc position will be a member of team-based research effort with opportunity for independence. Priorities will focus on quality research leading to publications and grants.

Educational Requirements

DDS or MD degree with a PhD in Molecular Biology or related science field is required.

Qualifications and Experience

Prefer experience with DNA extraction and sequencing, siRNA, bacterial culturing, transfection, PCR and mouse models including transgenic mice.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and welcomes all to apply regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We also encourage protected veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

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Quick Link Special Physical and Mental Requirements

Visual acuity for performing microscopic procedures

Posting Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Nicole Falkowski - HR Specialist Department Contact Telephone or Email 919-537-3356; [email protected] Postdoctoral Affairs Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Equal Employment Opportunity office at (919) 966-3576 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Equal Employment Opportunity office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. List of References
  3. Research Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
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Posted: 1/22/2019
Application Due: 6/23/2019
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