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This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.
The hiring range for this position is commensurate with experience.
The Patti group in the Department of Chemistry at Washington University in St. Louis is seeking a post-doctoral research assistant for a 2-3 year position, or until the project is completed. Our group applies mass spectrometry-based metabolomics to understand physiological regulation in diseases such as cancer as well as metabolic responses to drugs/toxicants. In addition to their independent research project(s), the post-doctoral research associate will be expected to aid in the mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students.
A Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Biology, or a related field is required for this position.
Research expertise in one or more of the following areas is highly desirable for this position:
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All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Washington University in St. Louis, a medium-sized, independent university, is dedicated to challenging its faculty and students alike to seek new knowledge and greater understanding of an ever-changing, multicultural world. The University offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs. The faculty is composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions. They serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care.