Post Doctoral Scholar
Post Doctoral ScholarRequisition Number:
7H018:GRADUATE CENTER FOR TOXICOLOGYWork Location:
Lexington, KYSalary Range:
$47,476.00 /yrType of Position:
FacultyPosition Time Status :
PhDRequired Related Experience:
Biological related fieldRequired License/Registration/Certification:
☒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 _______ lbs.
☐Job Related Travel
☒Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
☒Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vectors
Monday – Friday, specific schedule TBDJob Summary:
The Department of Toxicology & Cancer Biology is seeking at Post-Doctoral Scholar to work in the lab of Dr. Jian Fu, Professor. The research projects are to study inflammation, macrophage innate immunity, vascular dysfunction, and lung injury. The successful candidate will conduct independent research on inflammation and innate immunity in sepsis, inflammation-associated carcinogenesis, vascular dysfunction, or lung injury utilizing cutting edge technologies and animal models.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Previous research experience and strong publication record in one of the areas mentioned above are required.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
NoDeadline to Apply:
02/10/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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