Post-Doctoral Fellow

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Universityof Colorado – School of Medicine

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.

The University ofColorado Anschutz Medical Campus seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow to work inthe Craniofacial Biology Department at the Denver Campus or the AnschutzMedical Campus in Aurora.  The University of Colorado AnschutzMedical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse studentbody, faculty and administrative staff.  The university strives to promotea culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding.

The Anschutz Medical Campus is a comprehensive urban researchuniversity serving more than 28,000 students in metropolitan Denver and online.We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate andprofessional degrees than any other Colorado public institution. With our solidacademic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer119 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. TheUniversity of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is well known for itsdistinctive and highly productive research programs, its world-class healthfacilities at the Anschutz Medical Campus and its well-established partnershipsin business, industry and government. These campuses currently have over $400million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array ofhealth-related programs and facilities offered at our Anschutz Medical Campus,a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taughtat our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver. Denver is one ofAmerica’s most vibrant urban centers and the downtown campus, located juststeps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District, affordsour students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional,community, recreational and cultural outlets.The university has proudlypositioned itself as one of the top urban research universities in thecountry. 

Job Summary:

This is a NIH-funded full-time research position and will bephysically located at the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora. This positionwill study the regulation of DNA-damage induced apoptosis in epithelial cellswith a focus on protein kinase C signaling. The successful applicant willparticipate in NIH-funded projects to study the contribution of protein kinaseC delta to irradiation induced salivary gland injury, and the role of proteinkinase C delta in tumorigenesis.

Salary& Benefits:  Salary iscommensurate with skills and experience and will adhere to published NIHguidelines. The Universityof Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefitsprograms, including eligibility, is located at EmployeeServices.

The Universityof Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment forour faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, weconduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The ImmigrationReform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility bedocumented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons withdisabilities.

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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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.

A Ph.D. and a strong background in molecular biology or biochemistry are required. 

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Sep 9, 2019
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Posted: 6/21/2019
Application Due: 8/20/2019
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