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Requisition # 2929

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Thursday, January 18th, 2018
College:Carver College of Medicine


Salary:$47,484.00 to Commensurate

Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Percent Time:100%
Position Description:

The Department of Surgery is seeking postdoctoral scholars to work on immunology and metabolism in infection-related cancer progression and cancer treatment. Scholars will investigate the impact and mechanism of post-operative infection on tumor immune micro-environment, metabolism, and cancer treatment. Investigation involves standard in vitro assays, animal modeling and analysis of human patient samples at the biochemical, genetic, proteomic, and metabolomic levels. In addition, we offer excellent opportunity for scholars to participate in multi-PI collaborative research projects as well as human subject studies

Education Requirement:

Must have (or soon expect to have) a PhD with publications in biochemistry, molecular and cellular biology, immunology, pharmacology, or a related discipline.  Must have PhD at time of hire.

Required Qualifications:

A strong background in experimental design and analysis is required.

Desirable Qualifications:

Expertise in microbiology and immunology is highly desirable.

Several other areas of experience including molecular and cellular biology, biochemistry and cellular metabolism, animal modeling and surgery are desirable.

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Contact Information

Contact:Julie A Portz -
1562 JCP
Phone: 319-356-2196

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