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Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC Omaha, NE

Job Description

A Postdoctoral Research Associate Position is available immediately to join and outstanding cross-collaborative team of scientists in the Departments of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. The program builds on â??proof of principalâ? that the human immunodeficiency virus can be eradicated with combination of long-acting slow effective release antiretroviral therapy and viral CRISPR Cas9 excision. We seek a highly motivated, intelligent and energetic individual with a Ph.D. or M.D. degree or both and thorough training in medicinal and organic chemistry and cell biology to work with an already highly skilled organic chemists to produce best drug designs, synthesis and delivery strategies for small molecules that inhibit the viral life cycle. This position is an excellent opportunity to expand problem solving and creativity in the context of a novel therapeutic-focused project. The individual will a work with an interdisciplinary team and perform multifunctional studies. Excellent oral and written communication skills are necessary. The initial appointment will be 12 months with renewal possibilities. Applicants should provide a cover letter describing research interests and career objectives, updated CV, and three recommendation letters from individuals knowledgeable on the candidates skill sets.

Job Details

Date Posted May 14, 2018
Requisition 2018 - 013
Located In Omaha, NE
Salary Comment Salary Commensurate with Experience
Department COP Pharmaceutical Science 50000722
Function Professional Non-Faculty (Includes Other Academic)
SOC Category 00-0000.00