Post Doctoral Fellow- Department of IM, Division of Infectious Diseases

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW

 Department of Internal Medicine

Division of Infectious Diseases

UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI, College of Medicine

 

The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of America’s top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America’s Best Colleges. The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a “research heavyweight”. Forbes, Delta Sky and Travel + Leisure magazines have named UC one of the most beautiful campuses. #HottestCollegeInAmerica

 

UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff and student workers. The College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, is looking for a Postdoctoral Fellow in the laboratory of Dr. George Deepe. This position will support the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.

 

The candidate must have training in immunology, microbiology, and/or molecular genetics. The position requires experience in handling and working with mouse tissues. They should be able to perform cell culture, real time reverse-transcription polymerase chain reaction, flow cytometry, confocal microscopy, silencing of genes by siRNA or other means, and isolate and prepare phagocytes from mice and humans. They should be able to analyze data on metal content of cells and metal flux. The candidate will be expected to design and execute their own studies, analyze their data, write manuscripts related to their data, and prepare presentations for local, national and international meetings.

 

Position Qualification:   Ph.D degree; 1 year postdoctoral work, and have at least 3 years of experience in fungal pathogenesis and/or fungal immunology.

 

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

 

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

 

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.

 

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Company
University of Cincinnati
Posted
03/26/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Cincinnati, Ohio 45201, US