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Post-Doctoral Fellow

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Universityof Colorado – Department of Bioengineering 

Post-Doctoral Fellow

The University of ColoradoDenver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitmentto creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value theability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diversebackgrounds.

Overall Description or Natureof Work

A postdoctoral researchposition in the field of cardiovascular engineering and imaging is available withthe Department of Bioengineering, in collaboration with Department ofPediatrics at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. The candidatewill develop research projects related to developing new in silico, in vitro,and in vivo models of bleeding and thrombosis. This position is renewableannually for up to 2 years. The salary structure is both attractive andnationally competitive. Other benefits include health/dental insurance,vacation/sick leave and access to all University facilities.


Specific Position Duties

Responsibilities willinclude using mathematical models of blood clot formation, development andtesting microfluidic and murine models of hemostasis and thrombosis, conductingexperiments with patient samples, and writing manuscripts. The postdoc on thisproject will work with a team includes hematologists, gynecologists,biologists, and engineers focused on basic, translational, and clinical aspectsof coagulation and platelet disorders. The ability to communicate acrossdisciplines is essential. The lab interacts withother research groups in hemostasis and thrombosis across the Anschutz Medical Campus.   

For questions aboutresearch projects, the nature of the position and duties, or any otherenquiries or interest please contact Dr. Keith Neeves: [email protected]

Salary and Benefits

Salary iscommensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers afull benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, includingeligibility, is located at Employee Services.

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Yourtotal compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University ofColorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributionsthat add to your bottom line.


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Diversityand Equity

Pleaseclick here for information on disability accommodations: http://www.ucdenver.edu/about/departments/HR/jobs/Pages/JobsatCUDenver.aspx 

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



  • Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in molecular or cell biology, chemistry,biomedical engineering, or a closely related field. 
  • The successful candidatemust have a strong publication record in high-impact journals and demonstratethe ability to conduct independent research.   

Desirable Qualifications/Experience

  • Experience working with platelet physiology, coagulation biochemistry,microfluidics, hemodynamics
  • Experience with tissue culture.
  • Candidate must meet eligibility requirementsfor the NIH T32 postdoctoral fellowship award.

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Denver
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Dec 3, 2018
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Posted: 3/8/2019
Application Due: 3/28/2019
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