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|Role Code/Title||PD001 - Post-Doctoral|
|Working Title||Postdoctoral Fellow|
|Recruitment Pool||All Applicants|
|Department Hiring Range||Minimum $47,476, but commensurate w/ experience|
|Position Type||Post Doc|
|Normal work days||M-F|
|Normal work hours||8am - 5pm|
|Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System?||No|
|Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment?||No|
|Is any portion of this position grant-funded?||Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant.|
|Sensitive Position||Yes- A pre-employment fingerprint background check will be required.|
|Description of the Job||
A State of Virginia-funded postdoctoral position in assessing mechanisms of inflammatory-induced chronic pain is immediately available in the Department of Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University. The position will use rodent models of injury and disease, as well as cell culturing techniques to assess neuroinflammatory, neuropathological, neurobehavioral and epigenetic regulation of chronic pain.
Candidates with a PhD. in neuroscience, particularly in neurobiology and molecular biology, and experience working with rodent models of injury and disease is desirable.
Previous experience working with cell cultures and molecular biology is a plus.
|Job Open Date||03/07/2017|
|Must be open through||03/14/2017|
|Remove from posting on or before|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
Health insurance for candidates will be provided.
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Optional & Required Documents
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Reference Letter - 1
- Reference Letter - 2
- Reference Letter - 3
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Other Document