Postdoctoral Research Scholar

Iowa City, Iowa
Salary starting at $47,484 to commensurate with the NIH postdoc pay scale
March 03 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Postdoctoral Research Scholar

A full time postdoctoral position is available immediately at the University of Iowa. A highly motivated postdoctoral scholar is needed for research on molecular mechanisms underlying breast tumor growth and metastasis that is funded by DOD and NIH (

A qualified candidate for this position is expected to have a strong publication record, and excellent references from Ph.D. research. Preferential consideration will be given to candidates with a strong molecular biology background, tissue culture skills, and experience in working with genetically modified mouse models to address fundamental mechanisms of breast tumor growth and metastasis. Proficiency in communicating and writing in English is required.

Education Requirement:  Ph.D.

Salary starting at $47,484 to commensurate with the NIH postdoc pay scale

To apply, please email your curriculum vita, a personal statement describing research interests, and contact details of three references to Dr. Songhai Chen (, Department of Pharmacology, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.