Postdoctoral Scholar

Job description

Job Title:

Postdoctoral Scholar

Requisition Number:

DU07630

Department Name:

7H860:Otolaryngology

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:

$48,000 / year

Type of Position:

Student

Position Time Status :

Full-Time

Required Education:

Ph.D.

Required Related Experience:

Priority will be given to candidates with experience in gene therapy, Alzheimer’s disease, and working knowledge of the auditory system

Required License/Registration/Certification:

None

Physical Requirements:

Lab work, computer work

Shift:

Normally 40 hrs./wk, plus occasional weekends/evenings

Job Summary:

Duties include investigating inner ear gap junctional function, mutation-induced pathology in humans, gene therapy for GJB2 induced hearing loss, and hearing functional changes in Alzheimer’s disease. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Hearing Sciences, or other related field. Priority will be given to candidates with experience in gene therapy, Alzheimer’s disease, and working knowledge of the auditory system. Salary is based on NIH scale and University standard.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :

No

Deadline to Apply:

07/08/2021

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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Posted: 4/7/2021
Application Due: 7/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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