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UNIVERSITY OF IOWA POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR in Iowa City, Iowa

less thanp>less than/p>less thandiv>POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLARRequisition # 2902Position Basicsless thanbr>less thanstrong>Advertising Ends on:less than/strong>less thanbr>Extended Until Position is Filledless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Advertising Started on:less than/strong>less thanbr>Wednesday, December 13th, 2017less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>College:less than/strong>less thanbr>Carver College of Medicineless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Department:less than/strong>less thanbr>Anatomy and Cell Biologyless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Salaryless thanbr>less thanstrong>Salary:less than/strong>less thanbr>$47,484.00 to Commensurateless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Position Detailsless thanbr>less thanstrong>Full/Part Time Status:less than/strong>less thanbr>Full Timeless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Percent Time:less than/strong>less thanbr>100%less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Position Description:less than/strong>less thanp>The Yang laboratory at the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center at the University of Iowa is seeking a motivated, focused and skilled Postdoctoral Fellow. The Yang group is interested in identifying the molecular components of integration between organelle stress responses that are in play in obesity and diabetes at the cellular and organismic levels (publications in Science, Cell Metabolism and Diabetes). Genetic mouse models, cellular and in vivo metabolic analysis, cell culture, cell imaging and biochemistry assays will be used in the project. The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine is a highly ranked biomedical research institute. The Yang laboratory is located in a state-of-the-art facility that features collaborative atmosphere to foster innovation.less than/p>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Education Requirement:less than/strong>less thanp>Interested candidates should have obtained a Ph.D. or M.D.less than/p>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Required Qualifications:less than/strong>less thanp>A strong background in mouse models, metabolism, molecular biology, cell biology and biochemistry is required. The ideal candidate will have proven talent to work independently with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.less than/p>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Desirable Qualifications:less than/strong>less thanp>Solid knowledge in Cell biology, Biochemistry and metabolic diseases; Extensive experience working with mammalian cell lines; Extensive experience with sub-clone, viral construction, as well as overexpression/suppression of target gene expression in mouse model; Experience with flow cytometry, confocal microscopy and EM; Profound experience in mouse metabolic profiling, animal handling, mouse surgeries, tissue dissection.less than/p>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Online Application Required Documentsless thanbr>less thanbr>Curriculum Vitaless thanbr>Name and Contact Information of Referencesless thanbr>Letters of Interestless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Number of References:less than/strong> 3less thanbr>less thanp>less thanb>To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.less than/b>less than/p>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Contact Informationless thanbr>less thanstrong>Contact:less than/strong>less thanbr>Mary M Beckler - mary-beckler@uiowa.eduless thanbr>Cmed-Anatomy and Cell Biologyless thanbr>BOWEN SCIENCE BUILDINGless thanbr>51 NEWTON RDless thanbr>1-100A BSBless thanbr>IOWA CITY, IA 52242less thanbr>less thanstrong>Phone:less than/strong> 319-335-7755less thanbr>less than/div>less thandiv>less than/div>less thandiv>less than/div>less thanp>The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national orig

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