Postdoctoral Research Associate

Chapel Hill, North Carolina (US)
Dependent on Qualifications/Experience
August 15 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

A Postdoctoral Research Associate is needed for a National Institutes of Health funded research project led by a senior investigator examining basic mechanisms of redox signaling in articular chondrocytes. Projects in the lab include redox regulation of integrin signaling and oxidative stress and aging. The research involves basic cell culture studies for direct analysis of signaling proteins and their oxidative modifications in articular chondrocytes as well as studies in a mouse model of osteoarthritis. The research will be conducted in a vibrant lab that takes a team approach that promotes interaction with other postdoctoral research associates, students, and technicians as well as collaborating investigators.


The estimated duration of this appointment is 3 years, renewed on an annual basis.


PhD or similar doctoral degree in the biomedical sciences is required.


Experience in cell culture and basic cell and molecular biology techniques in the area of intracellular signaling. The ideal candidate will also have experience in the field of redox biology.


The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.