Postdoctoral ScholarRequisition Number:
7H180:Molecular and Cellular BiochemistryWork Location:
Lexington, KYSalary Range:
Based on NIH scaleType of Position:
TemporaryPosition Time Status :
Ph.D. and/or an M.DRequired Related Experience:
Less than 5 years of postdoctoral experience, and a strong background in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, neuroscience, and/or neurodegenerative diseases.Required License/Registration/Certification:
Occasional repetitive motion, sitting and standing for long periods of time, occasional lifting of objects up to 20 lbsShift:
Mostly daysJob Summary:
There is an opening in Dr. Haining Zhu’s lab for a postdoctoral scholar to work on RNA metabolism, stress granules, and protein translation in the context of neurodegenerative diseases and other health conditions. The project uses protein biochemistry, cell biology and microscopic analysis, mammalian cell culture, and rodent models.
Enthusiastic scientists with relevant experience are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates must have a Ph.D., less than 5 years of postdoctoral experiences, and a strong background in biochemistry, molecular biology and cell biology. Previous experience in neurodegenerative diseases and/or cancer is a plus. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated track record of project completion and relevant first author publications. Start date is negotiable, but ideally would be in Spring 2021.
Required application materials include a current curriculum vitae and a cover letter. Please include the names and contact information for two references in the cover letter and when prompted in the application.
For further information, please contact Dr. Haining Zhu, Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
University of Kentucky, College of Medicine
Lexington, KY 40536-0509
Successful candidates will have a demonstrated track record of project completion and relevant first author publicationsDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
N/ADeadline to Apply:
05/31/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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