Post Doctoral Scholar
|Job Title||Post Doctoral Scholar|
|Department Name||7H018:Toxicology and Cancer Biology|
|Work Location||Lexington, KY|
|Type of Position||Student|
|Position Time Status||Full-Time|
|Required Education|| |
Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent
|Required Related Experience|| |
Prior research experience in hematology, cancer biology, immunology/tumor immunology, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, animal models and flow cytometry.
|Required License/Registration/Certification|| |
|Physical Requirements|| |
Check all that apply:
☐Sitting at computer work station for long periods of time
☒Standing for long periods of time
☒Risk of back injury from moving/lifting, equipment, or materials
☒Lifting/Carrying up to __25_____lbs.
☒Pushing/Pulling up to ___25____ lbs.
☒Job Related Travel
☒Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
☒Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vectors
Monday – Friday 8a-5p, occasional evenings or weekends required
|Job Summary|| |
The Post-Doctoral Scholar for the Dr. Ying Liang’s Laboratory in the Department of Toxicology and Cancer Biology of University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, will be responsible for studying the mechanism of hematopoietic stem cell biology and hematopoiesis in physiological, aging and malignant conditions, and develop novel therapeutics to treat hematopoietic deficiency and malignancy. Among other qualifications, successful candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have prior research experience in hematology, cancer biology, immunology/tumor immunology, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, animal tumor models and flow cytometry.
|Skills / Knowledge / Abilities|
|Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?||No|
|Preferred Education/Experience|| |
Hematology, cancer biology, immunology/tumor immunology, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, animal tumor models, and flow cytometry.
|Deadline to Apply||12/31/9999|
|University Community of Inclusion|| |
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