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Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Job Description

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Full Job Description

Department Biochem and Molecular Biology 50000510 Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine FTE:

100

Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular Work Schedule TBD Requisition Category Research - Academic Requisition Title Postdoctoral Research Associate Job Title/Academic Rank Postdoctoral Research Associate Additional Requisition Title Appointment Type A1 - REG OTHER ACAD SAL Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience Job/EEO Category Professional Non-Faculty (Includes Other Academic) Job Requisition Begin Date 08/29/2022

Position Qualification

Position Summary
A postdoctoral position currently available in the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department at the University of Nebraska Medical Center focused on NRP2 on macrophage biology and tumor progression. The potential candidate is expected to perform various cell and molecular biology techniques and work with tissue culture and the genetically modified mouse models to evaluate the contribution of NRP2

Required Qualifications
PhD in Biochemistry, Biomedical or Life sciences.

Supplemental Qualifications
Extensive experience in immunology, cell culture, and in hand experience of animal models of human diseases.
A prior experience in molecular biology.
A candidate should have publications as the first author in peer-reviewed journals.

Working Environment & Physical Requirements

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

The information provided below best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.

Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.
Lab environment, Animal facility

Other working environment
NA
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENT

Bending, stooping, twisting
Not Applicable

Crawling
Not Applicable

Driving
Not Applicable

Kneeling
Not Applicable

Reaching
Occasionally

Sitting
2-5 hours

Standing
2-5 hours

Squatting
Occasionally

Walking
Occasionally
EXPOSURES

Atmospheric
Yes

Blood/body fluids
Yes

Chemical hazards
Yes

Working on or around moving machinery
No

Electrical current
No

Noise
No

Changes of temperature/humidity
No

Wear PPE
No

Work with laboratory animals
Yes

Radiation

Operating hand/power tools
No

If you answered yes to any area above, please explain
All precautions will be used when working with hazards in the lab.
Hand/Wrists

Fine Manipulation
both

Repetitive Motion
both

Grasping
both

If you selected any area above, please explain
General lab benchwork
Addtional

Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description.
NA

EEO Statement

EEO Statement

EEO Statement
The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work and learning environment free from discrimination and harassment. UNMC is dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued, respected and included. UNMC does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNMC complies with all local, state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • C.V.

Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter

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