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Post Doc Fellow, Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine Job in Cincinnati, Ohio US

Post Doc Fellow, Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine

University of Cincinnati - Cincinnati, OH

Posted: 9/21/2020 - Expires: 12/20/2020

Job ID: 220319082

Job Description

Post Doc Fellow, Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine                                       

Date: Sep 21, 2020

Location:Cincinnati, OH, US

                Company:                 University of Cincinnati
Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors >

The University of Cincinnati, founded in 1819, is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Cincinnati, Ohio. The university boasts a student body of over 43,000 enrolled in over 370 programs of study and is the region's largest employer with over 15,000 faculty, staff and student workers. The University of Cincinnati embraces diversity and inclusion as core values and seeks to empower all members of the university community.


The College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, is currently accepting applications for a full-time, postdoctoral fellow position.


This position will support the University's mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.


Essential Function:   Postdoctoral Fellows serve temporary appointments, and work under the supervision of a faculty mentor who is responsible for the Fellow's fiscal and intellectual activities.  Appointments shall not exceed five (5) years; however, short extensions may be granted when necessary to complete a critical research project.


Primary Duties:

Perform and conduct research related to Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, pulmonary biology and cancer, required by faculty supervisor to a high standard and in accordance with all institutional and federal regulations.
Engage in appropriate training and professional development opportunities.
May support the development of proposals for research-related funding and grants.
Engage in the dissemination of the results of the research as directed by and with the support of associated faculty members.
Communicate to project team progress and results of research activities ensuring that relevant information and issues in the implementation of projects/experiments are captured in as comprehensive and timely manner as possible.
Play an active role in seeking career and research advice, both from the faculty supervisor and from other faculty members as well.

Minimum Requirements:   Ph.D., M.D., or M.D./Ph.D., in cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry or related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

In-depth knowledge of cancer biology, pulmonary biology, signaling transduction, and small animal handling/imaging is preferred.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Ability to work and collaborate effectively with students, faculty and staff from a variety of culturally diverse backgrounds

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

REQ: 53682

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati                                   
Job Segment:                     Biochemistry, ICU, Medical, Pulmonary, Science, Healthcare, Research                                       

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
Doctoral degree
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