Posting Summary: Postdoctoral Research Associate Position in Cancer Research at the University of Virginia.
A post-doctoral research associate position in basic and translational neuro-oncology research is immediately available at the University of Virginia, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology. The research focuses on studying the molecular mechanisms of brain tumor development and growth and translating basic discoveries into experimental therapies.
The candidate must have a PhD or/and an MD or equivalent in the biomedical sciences and be self-motivated. Previous experience or training in molecular biology and oncology is desirable. The successful candidate must have publications and be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and not require sponsorship for employment visa status.
If interested, please go to https://jobs.virginia.edu and search posting number 0623322 or visit: https://jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=84652. Complete a candidate profile and upload a cover letter explaining why you are qualified for this research, a current CV, and the contact information for 3 references. The position will remain open until filled. For questions (please do not send application material) e-mail:
Roger Abounader, MD, PhD Professor Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology University of Virginia E-mail: email@example.com
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 353_84652
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.