Post Doctoral Scholar

Job description

Job Title:

Post Doctoral Scholar

Requisition Number:

DU07485

Department Name:

7H025:CANCER CENTER-CORE SUPPORT

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:

$47,476.00

Type of Position:

Student

Position Time Status :

Full-Time

Required Education:

PhD

Required Related Experience:

Molecular biology and cell biology

Required License/Registration/Certification:

none

Physical Requirements:

☐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
☒Repetitive motion
☐Lifting/Carrying up to _____lbs.
☐Pushing/Pulling up to _______ lbs.
☐Job Related Travel
☐Loud Noises
☒Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
☐Temperature extremes
☒Radiation
☐Burns/Cuts/Punctures
☐Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vectors

Shift:

Monday – Friday, specific schedule TBD; minimum of 40 hours per week

Job Summary:

The Markey Cancer Center is recruiting a Postdoctoral Scholar to work with principal investigator to develop and implement research experiments. Conduct molecular and biochemical research, using cell signaling, flow cytometry, western blotting and immunohistochemistry techniques. Develop hypotheses and experimental plans for in vitro and in vivo models. Trouble shoot and customize experimental tools, generate clear and timely records of experimental work. Review literature and analyze data, develop figures and manuscripts for publications. Attend research seminars and research new articles at Principal Investigator’s request.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Molecular and cellular biology techniques

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :

No

Preferred Education/Experience:

PhD

Deadline to Apply:

06/30/2021

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.

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 2/18/2021
Application Due: 5/19/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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