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Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Requisition Details

GENERAL REQUISITION INFORMATION

Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: 2017 - 239
Department Cellular/Integrative Physiology 50000525
Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine
FTE:

100

Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Requisition Category Research - Academic
Requisition Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
Job Title/Academic Rank Postdoctoral Research Associate
Additional Requisition Title
Appointment Type A1 - REG OTHER ACAD SAL
Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience
Job/EEO Category Professional Non-Faculty (Includes Other Academic)
Job Requisition Begin Date 08/29/2017

Position Qualification

Position Summary

An NIH-funded Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available to participate in studies related to sensory control of cardiovascular and autonomic regulation. Current projects in the lab include the role of paraventicular nucleus of the hypothalamus in fluid balance regulation in chronic late phase of congestive heart failure. The applicant will be trained to use cellular, molecular, in vivo and in vitro electrophysiological and integrative approaches to address questions related to this area of research.
Consideration will be given to individuals who already have a relatively strong physiological background in cardiovascular/renal systems.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D.

Supplemental Qualifications

Working Environment & Physical Requirements

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

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

NA

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENT

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

EXPOSURES

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

Blood/body Fluids: From animal work

Work with lab animals: Will work with rats

Operating hand/power tools: Lab equipment

Hand/Wrists

Fine Manipulation NA
Repetitive Motion NA
Grasping NA
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Addtional

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Applicant Documents

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

Requisition Specific Questions

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