Postdoctoral Research Associate/Gastroenterology and Hepatology
GENERAL REQUISITION INFORMATION
|EEO Statement:|| |
UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
|Department||Int Med GI 50001304|
|Business Unit(College/Institute)||College of Medicine|
|Work Schedule||TBD by supervisor and responsibilities|
|Requisition Category||Research - Academic|
|Requisition Title||Postdoctoral Research Associate/Gastroenterology and Hepatology|
|Job Title/Academic Rank||Postdoctoral Research Associate/Gastroenterology and Hepatology|
|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||08/11/2023|
|Position Summary|| |
An Immediate post-doctoral position is available to study the effect of alcohol on liver-gut-adipose axes. To model these organ interplay communications, we will use in vivo rodent models of alcohol-induced organ injury in wildtype and transgenic models and in vitro approaches culturing hepatocytes, non-parenchymal liver cells, adipocytes, intestinal epithelial cells and organoids. The candidate needs to be proficient with handling rats and mice. Candidates will be involved in collection, analysis and interpretation of experimental data; presentation of data at national meetings; manuscript preparation, and grant writing.
Candidate must possess a PhD degree and have expertise in cell culture and animal work (including breeding, gavaging, ip/iv injections/blood collections), western blot analysis, molecular biology techniques, immunohistochemistry, confocal microscopy and other biochemical procedures. Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to work independently and as a part of a team, working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Image and Statistical analysis software is required.
Candidate should have first author publications in peer-reviewed journals and should have the ability to write research papers and grants.
Interested candidates should apply at the following link: https://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/81145 . Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
|Required Qualifications|| |
|Supplemental Qualifications|| |
Experience in cell culture techniques
Experience in molecular biology (transfections, etc.)
Experience in working with rats and mice
Experience in liver studies
Experience in maintaining a breeding colony
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