Postdoctoral Associate

Employer
University of Florida
Location
Gainesville, Florida
Salary
$47,476 annually, plus insurance and leave benefits
Posted
May 23 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

The University of Florida Department of Orthopaedics is seeking an independent-minded postdoctoral researcher, committed to excellent research. Researcher must be self-motivated and have good team building and interpersonal skills to aide in driving this vision.  As part of our team, the researcher will be responsible for assisting in all phases of assay development, optimization, and validation.  

Our research group is focused on developing validated in vitro models for pre-clinical/translational drug efficacy studies of potential immuno-oncologic (IO). This endeavor represents an on-going collaboration between molecular cell biologists and soft matter engineers working in partnership with major elements of the biopharmaceutical industry. Research and development activity is headquartered at the University of Florida and is fully equipped for state-of-the-art research in regenerative medicine, bioengineering and fabrication, cell and tissue mechanics, cell culture, imaging and characterization.

Interested applicants must possess an MD, PhD or equivalent degree.

Applicants with a strong background in molecular cell biology, particularly immunology, as well as, extensive experience in primary cell culture, gene expression analyses, spectroscopy, cytometry, and fluorescence/confocal microscopy are strongly encouraged to apply.

Review of applications will begin on June 7, 2019 and will continue until a suitable applicant pool has been established. 

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and 3 references for consideration online at the University of Florida's Career website . Review of applications will begin on June 7, 2019 and will continue until a suitable applicant pool has been established. 

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

 

 

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