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Research Associate

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Job Description
The Department of Neural and Pain Sciences , University of Maryland School of Dentistry, is searching for a qualified candidate to fulfil the faculty position of Research Associate.  The candidate will carry out NIH-funded projects regarding neuroskeletal interactions and signaling in craniofacial structures, train lab staff and students, attend scientific meetings, and write manuscripts. Ideal candidates should have experiences in grant application and are expected to develop an independent project for submitting NIH grants.

Starting salaries will be commensurate with experiences.  Interested applicants should go to the University of Maryland Job Portal using the link below to apply.  Please submit a statement of research experience and interests with a CV including contact information for three references.


Applicants must have a PhD, preferably DDS/PhD, in life sciences and biology with at least 5 years of postdoctoral training. Strong expertise in molecular, histological, biochemical and genetic approaches to the study of bone biology and craniofacial development is necessary. A record of productivity with excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for a disability, for any part of the employment process, please contact us at [email protected] and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.


Job: Faculty
Organization: School of Dentistry - Basic Science
Job Posting: Feb 18, 2021




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Posted: 2/19/2021
Application Due: 5/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time