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PhD Research Faculty

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Requisition Details


Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: 2017 - 091
Department Obstetrics/Gynecology 50000515
Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine


Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule M-F, 8-5
Requisition Category Faculty
Requisition Title PhD Research Faculty
Job Title/Academic Rank PhD Research Faculty/DOQ
Additional Requisition Title
Appointment Type P1 - REG HLTH FAC SAL
Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience
Job/EEO Category Faculty
Job Requisition Begin Date 08/10/2017

Position Qualification

Position Summary

The University of Nebraska Medical Center and the Olson Center for Women’s Health seek a top research scientist to discover new knowledge in women’s health research. The preferred candidate will have an established research program in women’s cancer or reproductive medicine; targeting applicants conducting cutting-edge basic or translational research in physiology, cell signaling, reproductive tract, menopause, hormonal dysfunction, cancer, and reproductive regenerative medicine. Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree or equivalent, at least three years of postdoctoral training, demonstrated outstanding research productivity, and are expected to establish a competitive independently-funded research program. The successful applicant will hold an academic appointment and be expected to contribute to the college’s education programs. Applications are being accepted online at

Required Qualifications

PhD in a related field

Supplemental Qualifications

Working Environment & Physical Requirements


The information provided below best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.

Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed. Office environment, Lab environment, Animal facility
Other working environment



Bending, stooping, twisting Occasionally
Crawling Not Applicable
Driving Not Applicable
Kneeling Not Applicable
Reaching Occasionally
Sitting Occasionally
Standing 2-5 hours
Squatting Occasionally
Walking Up to 2 hours


Atmospheric Yes
Blood/body fluids Yes
Chemical hazards Yes
Working on or around moving machinery Yes
Electrical current No
Noise Yes
Changes of temperature/humidity Yes
Wear PPE Yes
Work with laboratory animals Yes
Operating hand/power tools Yes
If you answered yes to any area above, please explain

all required for a basic science laboratory


Fine Manipulation Both
Repetitive Motion Both
Grasping Both
If you selected any area above, please explain

all required to perform experiments


Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

Requisition Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Careerlink
    • Employee Referral
    • HERC
    • Indeed
    • Job Fair
    • Lincoln Journal Star
    • Linkedin
    • Omaha World Herald
    • UNMC Job Site
    • Other
  2. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.

    (Open Ended Question)