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Requisition # 3054

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Monday, October 22nd, 2018
College:Carver College of Medicine
Department:Internal Medicine


Salary:$48,432.00 to Commensurate

Position Details

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

Discipline: Biological Sciences. A position for a postdoctoral research scholar with molecular biology, animal genetic, and/or physiological background is available in a lab focused on polycystic kidney disease, cardiovascular and kidney disease.

The successful candidate will be involved in studying the function of the role of an antiaging protein, klotho, in cardiovascular and kidney diseases, and animal model and gene therapy of polycystic kidney disease. Combined biochemical, biophysical, imaging, and animal genetic approaches will be used to answer questions. Candidates qualified for NIH training grants and fellowships will be considered.

Education Requirement:

Candidates must have an MD or PhD degree.

Required Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will be a recent PhD and should have a strong background in molecular biology, animal genetic, and/or integrated physiology.  

The ability to design, execute and interpret experiments is expected.

Desirable Qualifications:

Applicants should be strongly motivated, passionate about conducting scientific research, demonstrate ethics and integrity, and be able to work both independently and as an effective member of a research team.

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
General Hospital
220 Hawkins Drive
SE322 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242

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