1+ months

Post Doc Scholar

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Post Doc Scholar
Requisition Number DU05986
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $47,476 - $50,000
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

PhD or MD/PhD

Required Related Experience

1-3 years of experience in flow cytometry, imaging and mouse

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Standing for long periods of time
Lifting/Carrying up to _25____lbs.
Pushing/Pulling up to _50____ lbs.
Job Related Travel
Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vectors


Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, with some evenings & weekends as needed.

Job Summary

There is a Post Doc Scholar position open in the Department of Toxicology & Cancer Biology to study the cancer stem cell metabolism, and interaction of tumor cells with immune cells in metastasis. This position will begin work in January 2020.

In order to apply for this position you will need to list a minimum of three references and upload the following documents: a cover letter, your curriculum vita, and your transcript including your most recent/highest degree earned (it must show that you have received the degree).

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Strong background in cancer biology, stem cell biology, metabolism, and immunology; evidence of productivity as a Graduate Student &/or postdoctoral work; highly self-motivated, and capable of working independently with limited supervision; experience in Flow Cytometry, Imaging and mice experiments is preferred; well-organized with excellent oral & written communication; Microsoft Office Suite

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience


Deadline to Apply 12/31/2019
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.

Posted: 2019-10-23 Expires: 2019-12-25

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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