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Postdoctoral Research Associate I (Pharmacology and Toxicology)

The University of Arizona
Job Location:
Tucson, Arizona

Posting Number: req5526

Department: Pharmacology and Toxicology

Location: UAHS - Tucson

Address: 1295 N. Martin, Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights

The successful candidate selected for this Postdoctoral Research Associate position will carry out research proposed in the R01 funding and other independent research projects related to the R01 funding.
The ideal candidate should have a strong passion for science with an ambition to someday become an independent principal investigator running an extramurally funded research program. Also, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop sills in computational biology.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Carry out independent work.
  • Prepare and submit manuscripts.
  • Mentor graduate and undergraduate students.

Minimum Qualifications

  • PhD in Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Cancer biology, Molecular biology or related field.
  • Candidate should have demonstrated ability to prepare, submit and publish scientific articles in academic journals.

Preferred Qualifications

  • *Cellular and molecular biology techniques.
  • *Well organized and hard working.
  • *Prior working experience in iron homeostasis and kidney cancer research a plus.

FLSA: Exempt

Full Time/Part Time: Full Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week: 40

Job FTE: 1.0

Work Calendar: Fiscal

Job Category: Research

Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay: $48,000 - $58,000

Compensation Type: salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)

Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Contact Information for Candidates

Aikseng Ooi |

Open Until Filled: Yes

Documents Needed to Apply: Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter

Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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