Postdoctoral Associate

Location
Gainesville, Florida
Salary
Up to $50,000 per year + benefits
Posted
March 29 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Postdoc

The Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery at the University of Florida seeks a highly self-motivated postdoctoral associate to work on a project studying mechanisms responsible for aortic aneurysm formation. The successful applicant should have research experience in Vascular Biology and application of molecular and cellular techniques. Candidates with expertise in small animal surgery and omics analysis are highly desirable. Applicants must be creative, possess an exceptional work ethic, and independently complete experiments and data analysis. Other duties include, but not limited to, writing abstracts and manuscripts for publication and submitting research proposals. Salary will commensurate with experience and first-author publications.  

Candidates must have a PhD or an equivalent degree. Interested applicants should send a cover letter detailing their qualifications, interests, and career objectives (no more than 2 pages), curriculum vitae, and 3 reference letters to Dr. Zhihua Jiang, University of Florida, at Jiangzh@surgery.ufl.edu

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.  (Please visit http://www.hr.ufl.edu/job/datacard.htm to complete a voluntary Applicant Data Card.)