Postdoctoral Research Associate
Posting InformationPosition Information Position Title Postdoctoral Research Associate Vacancy ID PDS001288 Department UNC McAllister Heart Institute - 427001 Position Type Postdoctoral Scholar Posting Details Salary Range Dependent on Experience and/or Qualifications Full-time/Part-time Full Time If part-time, hours per week FTE 1.00 Proposed Start Date 06/01/2016 Estimated Duration of Appointment 12 Months Posting Open Date Posting Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Work Location Chapel Hill, NC Position Summary
The Postdoctoral Research Associate will work towards understanding Mechanotransduction control of gene expression in mesenchymal stem cells from bone using molecular techniques in cell and animal biology.Educational Requirements
PhD in Biomedical Science, Biomedical Engineering or related field.Qualifications and Experience
Experience in Mechanotransduction is preferred.
Stem cell biology and understanding of osteoblast and adipocyte phenotype most helpful.
Ability to read and understand the literature, write cogently in English necessary.
Publications in reasonable journals.
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.Special Instructions
A list of references must be included with the application.
Must be able to participate in Skype interview if not available for face to face interview.
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- Curriculum Vitae / Resume
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- List of References
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