Postdoctoral Research Associate

UNC Department of Public Safety Chapel Hill, NC

About the Job

Position Summary We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow for a position that is available in the Department of Dental Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This position is available immediately and will be focused on the bone studies using transgenic mice and molecular biology assays such as western blots, ELISA, qPCR, etc. The applicant will work on the bone tissue engineering and tooth movement. Educational Requirements The successful candidate will have obtained a Ph.D. degree within the last 2 years in biology, toxicology, or biomedical engineering. Qualifications and Experience The successful candidate must demonstrate experience in using western blots, ELISA, and qPCR. Experience in animal handling will be helpful. Special Instructions For information on UNC Postdoctoral Benefits and Services click here Special Physical and Mental Requirements Postdoctoral Affairs Contact Information If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Equal Employment Opportunity office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to equalopportunity@unc.edu. Please note: The Equal Employment Opportunity office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status. *Position Title:* Postdoctoral Research Associate *Vacancy ID:* PDS001665 *Department:* Oral & Craniofacial Health Sci - 437500 *Position Type:* Postdoctoral Scholar *Salary Range:* $47,476 - $48,000 *Full-time/Part-time:* Full Time *Proposed Start Date:* 05/15/2017 *Estimated Duration of Appointment:* 12 Months *Posting Open Date:* 04/24/2017 *Open Until Filled:* Yes *Work Location:* Chapel Hill, NC *Department Contact Name and Title:* Elizabeth Craig; Department Manager *Department Contact Telephone or Email:* Elizabeth_craig@unc.edu