Research Associate in Pharmacology (Bayliss Lab)

Job description

Job location: Charlottesville, VA


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-09-12
Req: R0010418

The Department of Pharmacology, at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, seeks a Research Associate to work in the laboratory of Dr. Douglas Bayliss. The focus of this lab position is ion channel electrophysiology: specifically, to perform biophysical analyses and cell biological studies of ATP-releasing Pannexin 1 ion channels in their various physiological contexts. The work is part of an ongoing multi-lab collaboration underwritten by an NIH Program Project Grant.

Applicants must have PhD and/or MD degree(s) in hand by start date and experience in cell biology of ion channels, especially with expertise in assessing ion channel function by electrophysiology, molecular biology, and biochemical approaches. The qualified individual will perform experiments, analyze data and contribute to the writing of manuscripts and grants.

Applicants must submit CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references.

TO APPLY:
EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs , and search for requisition # R0010418. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address).
INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs”, and search for requisition # R0010418. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address).

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education: Applicants must have PhD and/or MD degree(s) in hand by start date.

Experience: Applicants must have experience in cell biology of ion channels, especially with expertise in assessing ion channel function by electrophysiology, molecular biology, and biochemical approaches. The qualified individual will perform experiments, analyze data and contribute to the writing of manuscripts and grants.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require walking some distance to attend meetings, and programs.


 

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician’s Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

 

 

 

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