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 :
Ph.D., M.D. or equivalentRequired Related Experience:
Prior research experience in cancer biology, immunology/tumor immunology, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, and animal tumor models.Required License/Registration/Certification:
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☒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 8a-5p, occasional evenings or weekends requiredJob Summary:
The Post-Doctoral Scholar for the Dr. Jin-Ming Yang’s Laboratory in the Department of Toxicology and Cancer Biology of University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, will be responsible for studying the pharmacologic and other approaches to improving immune-tumor microenvironment and sensitizing tumor cells to T cell-mediated immunotherapy and the molecular mechanisms involved. Among other qualifications, successful candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have prior research experience in cancer biology, immunology/tumor immunology, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, and animal tumor models.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
naDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
cancer biology, immunology/tumor immunology, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, and animal tumor models.University 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.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.