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Post-Doctoral Scholar

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Post-Doctoral Scholar
Requisition Number DU10462
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $50,000 - $55,000
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Standing for long periods of time,  Repetitive motion,  Lifting/Carrying up to 40 lbs,  Hazardous Chemicals or fumes, Burns/Cuts/Punctures,  Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vectors 
Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm (40 hrs/week), plus evenings & weekends as needed. 
Job Summary
The Markey Cancer Center is recruiting for a Post-Doctoral Scholar. This position will perform molecular, cellular, and in vivo breast cancer research supported by NCI, collect/organize data for reporting and publishing, and write manuscript 

This position will have a fully on-site work arrangement.
IMPORTANT:  Resumes and CVs cannot be substituted for a completed application.  Incomplete applications could disqualify you from being considered for this position.  If the information on your resume is not entered on the application, this will prevent us from being able to assess your education and experience when trying to determine a salary offer. To be considered you must fully complete the online application being sure to only put one (1) job title for each entry (multiple job titles for one employer must have separate entries), the # of hours worked per week and your ending salary.  You will also be required to upload a Cover Letter, CV, PhD transcript and as specific request 1, a copy of your PhD diploma.  Optionally, you can upload a writing sample.
To view our exceptional benefits, please visit https://www.uky.edu/hr/benefits

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Experience in molecular and cellular biology research, handle xenograft experiments in mouse. 
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Experience in mouse research will be given special consideration. 4-5 years molecular and cellular biology research experience. 
Deadline to Apply 06/11/2023
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: 2023-03-14 Expires: 2023-04-13

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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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