Post Doctoral Scholar
Post Doctoral ScholarRequisition Number:
7H018:GRADUATE CENTER FOR TOXICOLOGYWork Location:
Lexington, KYSalary Range:
$47,476.00 - $50,000.00Type of Position:
StudentPosition Time Status :
PhD degree (or completed by hire date)Required Related Experience:
Lab experience with the mechanism of cancer metastasis and chemical carcinogenesisRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Check all that apply:
☒Sitting at computer work station for long periods of time
☒Standing for long periods of time
☐Risk of back injury from moving/lifting, equipment, or materials
☒Lifting/Carrying up to _25____lbs.
☒Pushing/Pulling up to __25_____ lbs.
☐Job Related Travel
☒Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
☐Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vectors
Monday – Friday, specific schedule TBDJob Summary:
Toxicology and Cancer Biology is recruiting two (2) Post-Doctoral Scholars to study the mechanism of cancer metastasis and chemical carcinogenesis. Experience and expertise in molecular/cellular biology is a must. Successful candidates will also will complete, if not already completed, the necessary UK lab safety trainings and have knowledge of the applicable UK policies and procedures.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Cell/molecular biology, MS Suite, AdobeDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
PhDUniversity Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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