GSPH-Environmental/Occupational Health - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (20002779)
Position Title: Faculty.Professor.ResearchAssistant
The Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Graduate School Public Health (GSPH), invites applicants to apply for an open non-tenure Research Assistant Professor full-time faculty position.
The Department is seeking candidates with a doctoral-level degree in a relevant field and must have demonstrated interests in molecular biology, molecular toxicology, redox biology and redox mechanisms. The position will require the candidate to lead/perform experiments in the field of cell/molecular biology, redox biology and molecular toxicology aimed at elucidation the mechanisms of programmed cell death in the context of pro-/anti-inflammatory responses triggered by environmental factors as well as chemical, physical and pathogenic agents. The focus of this research is placed on the involvement of redox mechanisms, particularly of diversified (phospho)lipid peroxidation products. These experiments heavily rely on knowledge and experience in LC-MS approaches to analysis of lipids and their oxygenated molecular species. Salary will be commensurate with the candidate's background/experience. The corresponding salary range for a Research Assistant Professor is $56,000 - $82,000.
Review of applications will commence upon receipt of all application materials and will continue until the position is filled. The following documents are required. Upload them to your profile so that they are a part of your application:
2. Cover Letter
3. List names and contact information for three (3) referees.
Names and contact info of three references The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Required Attachments: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae
Optional Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 20002779
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