Post-Doctoral Associate Position

Employer
University of Louisville
Location
Louisville, Kentucky
Salary
DOE
Posted
February 14 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

The University of Louisville's Diabetes and Obesity Center seeks a candidate for a post-doctoral associate position, working in the laboratory of Dr. Bradford Hill (https://louisville.edu/doc/hill-lab/bradford-hill-lab). Applicants should have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree in biochemistry, physiology or related field.

 

Job Description:

The University of Louisville's Diabetes and Obesity Center seeks a candidate for a post-doctoral associate position, working in the laboratory of Dr. Bradford Hill (https://louisville.edu/doc/hill-lab/bradford-hill-lab). Applicants should have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree in biochemistry, physiology or related field. Training will focus on understanding how changes in metabolism coordinate cardiac remodeling or contribute to overall cardiovascular health. In particular, the selected candidate will be expected to conduct research on intermediary metabolism as it relates to pathologic and/or physiologic cardiac remodeling. The candidate should have basic knowledge of metabolism and mitochondrial function as well as experience with animal handling, genotyping, and breeding. An understanding of molecular biology and/or mass spectrometry is highly desired. Direct experience in mouse surgery and/or exercise and physiology is also desirable. The position will also require cell culture, biochemical assays, data analysis, and any other related lab duties, as assigned. The candidate will be expected to present research findings at scientific meetings and to publish in peer-reviewed scientific journals. This position is funded by the NIH and is renewable, contingent upon funding and work performance. The University offers market competitive salary and benefits.

 

Please use the link below to submit the application to UofL HR:
https://www.higheredjobs.com/institution/details.cfm?JobCode=176658276&Title=Postdoctoral%20Associate%20%28Job%20Id%3A%2034442%29&aID=7137

 

The University of Louisville is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Americans with Disabilities Employer, committed to diversity and in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad variety of candidates.



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