Post-Doctoral Fellow

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DescriptionUniversity of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Postdoctoral Fellow in Biophysics, Biochemistry, or Pharmaceutical SciencesSkaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 

TheUniversity of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals withdemonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and workingenvironment.  We value the ability to engage effectively with students,faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences is seeking applicants for two full-time postdoctoral fellow positions in biophysics, biochemistry or pharmaceutical sciences in the laboratory of Dr. Krishna Mallela. The research is focused on understanding the causes of protein instability and aggregation in the course of vaccine development. This work is part of a multi-investigator, federally-funded project to identify approaches for mitigating protein instability and aggregation and thus enhancing vaccine effectiveness. The successful candidate will use multiple biophysical approaches to examine underlying mechanisms of protein stability, folding, and aggregation. The candidate will also work closely with Drs. David Bain and John Carpenter’s laboratories to identify approaches for mitigating such effects.

QualificationsMinimum Qualifications:
A Ph.D. in biophysics, biochemistry, biophysical chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences or a closely related field.  Candidates with strong knowledge and experience in protein biophysical characterization or structural biology are highly desirable. As per the federal funding agency requirements, U.S. citizens or permanent residents are strongly encouraged to apply.

Salary and Benefits:


Salary will be based on the NIH stipend scale and 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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Your total compensation goes beyond the number on yourpaycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans andretirement contributions that add to your bottom line.



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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz MedicalCampus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body,faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a cultureof inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourageapplications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and allveterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality ineducation and employment.

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Jul 24, 2018
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Posted: 3/8/2019
Application Due: 5/7/2019
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