Post Doctoral Scholar
Post Doctoral ScholarRequisition Number:
7H025:CANCER CENTER-CORE SUPPORTWork Location:
Lexington, KYSalary Range:
$47,476.00Type of Position:
StudentPosition Time Status :
PhDRequired Related Experience:
Molecular biology and cell biologyRequired 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 _____lbs.
☐Pushing/Pulling up to _______ lbs.
☐Job Related Travel
☒Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
☐Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vectors
Monday – Friday, specific schedule TBD; minimum of 40 hours per weekJob 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 techniquesDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
PhDDeadline to Apply:
06/30/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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