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Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Requisition Details

GENERAL REQUISITION INFORMATION

Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: 2017 - 240
Department Pathology/Microbiology 50000521
Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine
FTE:

100

Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule M-F: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, some evenings and weekends
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 09/07/2017

Position Qualification

Position Summary

A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available immediately to join a program project grant-funded team of investigators studying the molecular mechanisms involved in programmed cell death in Staphylococcus aureus and its role in biofilm development. This position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Ken Bayles and works closely with other members of the Center for Staphylococcal Research. Information on our research can be found at http://www.unmc.edu/pathology/csr/.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, or Biochemistry

Supplemental Qualifications

Scientific publication record

Experience in microbiology research laboratory

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
Other working environment

NA

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENT

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

EXPOSURES

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

Lab coat, surgical gloves

Hand/Wrists

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

Methods in laboratory require the use of both hands and wrists.

Addtional

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

Applicant Documents

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

Requisition Specific Questions

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

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