Post-Doctoral Fellow

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Department of Biochemistry andMolecular Genetics

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Position Number: 00761376 Requisition Number: 16264

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.

Nature of WorkDescription of the Research Projectthat this position will work on: The fellow will seek to understand theconditions that foster the development of leukemia, with a focus on the role ofaging. The fellow will seek to understand how aging associated changes in thebone marrow microenvironment influence leukemia evolution, and whether we candevelop interventions to prevent this evolution.

 Professional FieldBiological Research, Cancer/LeukemiaResearch

 Supervision ReceivedThis position is supervised by JamesDeGregori, Ph.D., Professor Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

 Supervision ExercisedNone Examples of Work PerformedThe research duties are:
    • Development and utilization of mousemodels of leukemia development.

    • Analyses of human bone marrow andleukemia samples.

    • Detection of low frequency mutations.

    • Preparation of manuscripts describingresearch findings.

    Salary and Benefits:Salary is commensurate with skills andexperience

    The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on Universitybenefits programs, including eligibility, is located at

    The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campusis dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff,students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct backgroundinvestigations for all prospective employees.


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     Diversity and Equity

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    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.

    QualificationsKnowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesMolecular and genomic biology, workwith mouse models, flow cytometry, and other aspects of molecular biology andhematology. Minimum Requirements

    Candidates are expected to have a Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Pharmacology, Genetics, Evolution, or haveinvestigated a closely related field for their Ph.D. research project. Evidenceof a strong work ethic and commitment to research from strong publications andletters of reference is required.


    Job Category: Faculty
    Primary Location: Aurora
    Schedule: Full-time
    Posting Date: Apr 26, 2019
    Unposting Date: Ongoing




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    Posted: 4/28/2019
    Application Due: 6/21/2019
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