Postdoctoral Fellow

first_imgCampusMCV Campus Preferred Qualifications Position NumberP00001 Additional Information Job Code/Title Recruitment PoolAll Applicants DepartmentBiochemistry Position TypePost Doc Normal work hours Does this position provide patient or clinical services to theVCU Health System?No Open Until FilledNo Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Optional & Required DocumentsRequired DocumentsCurriculum Vitae (CV)Optional DocumentsCover Letter/Letter of ApplicationReference Letter – 1Reference Letter – 2Reference Letter – 3 Working TitlePostdoctoral Fellow A postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory ofDr. Can E. Senkal in the Department of Biochemistry and MolecularBiology at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA. Thesuccessful candidate will participate in a NIH -funded project onthe molecular mechanisms regulating ceramide generation. Broadly,we study the metabolism, regulation, and biological functions ofsphingolipids in cancer. Candidates with commitment to researchexcellence who are hard-working, and technically skilled arewelcomed to apply. Job CategoryResearch Hours/Week At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity,service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. Apremier, urban, public research university nationally recognized asone of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place towork. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supportedand your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leavepackage, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and anopportunity to do mission-driven work. Is any portion of this position grant-funded?Yes – Continuation of this position depends on funding of thegrant.center_img Sensitive PositionNo • Candidates must have a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree (preferablyrecently graduated or with less than two 2 years of post-doctoralexperience), and have hands-on experience in biochemistry, cancerbiology, molecular biology, cell biology or other relevantfields.• The candidates should have excellent verbal and writtenscientific communication skills with experience in writingproposals and manuscripts for peer-reviewed publications.• Hands-on experience in cancer molecular biology, biochemistry,cell biology and/or pharmacology.• Ability to design and perform experiments, and to analyze andinterpret data.• Ability to maintain detailed documentation through electronic andnotebook means.• Ability to work independently as well as ability to workprofessionally and efficiently within the research group as a teamplayer.• Commitment to diversity. Posting Details Remove from posting on or before Normal work days Does this position require a pre-placement medicalassessment?No Submit a cover letter, a current CV with a publication list, andcontact information (including phone numbers) of three referencesby email to [email protected] Anticipated Hiring RangeCommensurate Description of the Job Job Open Date09/09/2019 Resource CriticalNo Special Instructions to Applicants Organizational Overview Required Qualifications Experience in bioactive lipid signaling, enzyme biochemistry(enzyme activity assays), and/or protein biochemistry (proteinexpression and isolation). Quick Link read more