University of Utah Post Doctoral Fellow (E) in Salt Lake City, Utah

Details

Open Date 09/15/2017

Requisition Number PRN15293B

Job Title Post Doctoral Fellow (E)

Working Title Post Doctoral Fellow (E)

Job Grade A00

FLSA Code Administrative

Patient Care Job Code? No

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Full-time, flexible.

VP Area U of U Health - Academics

Department 01502 - Department of Biochemistry

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range Salary starts at $47,484 or higher depending on experiences.

Close Date

NOTE: May close at anytime.

Open Until Filled

NOTE: May close at anytime. Yes

Job Summary

The Postdoc will address the major theme in the lab of developing chemical probes for cell signaling and novel therapeutics for human diseases. For more information about our lab, please visit our group page at http://chou.biochem.utah.edu

Responsibilities

Candidates should apply on-line to this position: Please include in the documents area:

- letter that describes your scientific interest and research experience (Cover Letter)

-CV,

- list of publications (Example of Research 1)

- three references (List of References)

Minimum Qualifications

The interested candidate:

1.must hold a PhD in chemical biology or a related field (e.g., biochemistry, pharmacology, genetics, etc.)

2.must have a strong expertise in assay development and cell culture, with a publication record demonstrating independence in research focus

3.must have the ability to communicate clearly in writing, as well as verbally with a diverse set of collaborators

4.must have a strong team spirit and excellent interpersonal skills

Preferences

Candidates should apply on-line to this position: Please include in the documents area:

- letter that describes your scientific interest and research experience (Cover Letter)

-CV,

- list of publications (Example of Research 1)

- three references (List of References)

Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

If you have questions, please email Dr. Danny Chou (dchou@biochem.utah.edu ) with a subject line states “Postdoc Application”.

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.

To inquire about this posting, email: employment@utah.edu or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: oeo@umail.utah.edu .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.