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Requisition # 2933

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
College:Carver College of Medicine
Department:Internal Medicine


Salary:$47,484.00 to Commensurate

Position Details

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

A postdoctoral research scholar position is available in the Department of Internal Medicine in the Division of Nephrology, Carver College of Medicine at University of Iowa.

Research in the laboratory is focused on studying the function of genes that when mutated result in inheritable kidney diseases, by applying a wide array of biochemistry, genetics, genomics, cell biology and imaging studies.

The specific project will be aimed to identify and characterize novel molecular signaling pathways responsible of the onset and the progression of cystic kidney diseases and fibrosis.

The post-doctoral scholar will be expected to be responsible for defining the experimental design, collecting and analyzing research data, troubleshooting experiments, and training graduate students and research assistants. He or she will also be responsible for the preparation of manuscripts related to his/her work.

Education Requirement:

PhD degree

Required Qualifications:

Highly motivated with a strong background in molecular biology, animal genetics, mouse husbandry and handling, and animal procedures is required.

Willing to work in a collaborative environment and strong research ethics and integrity is required.

Desirable Qualifications:

Experience with animal endothelial biology and coagulation is highly desirable.

Candidates qualified for NIH training grants and fellowships is highly desirable.

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vita
Name and Contact Information of References
Letters of Interest
 Number of References:  3

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Contact Information

Contact:Stacy M Pruter -
Cmed-Internal Medicine
SE322 GH

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