About the Job
A full-time post-doctoral associate position at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis (UMN) within the laboratory of Dr. Elizabeth Bradley, Department of Orthopedic Surgery is available. Individuals with a recent Ph.D. and a background in cellular and/or molecular biology, immunology or biomedical engineering are encouraged to apply. Previous experience with any of the following is desirable: transgenic mice, genomics/bioinformatics, micro-computed tomography, flow cytometry or small animal surgeries. Although a Ph.D. degree is preferred, we will consider those with other doctoral degrees and related experience. Qualified individuals will demonstrate the potential for research as evidenced by their training and peer-reviewed publications and should become competitive for national research grants. This position is appropriate for individuals who have completed no more than one prior postdoctoral fellowship, at UMN or elsewhere. Preference will be given to individuals who meet the requirements of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery T32 training grant.
The University of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including:
Competitive wages, paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave
Low cost medical, dental, and pharmacy plans
Healthcare and dependent daycare flexible spending accounts
Disability and employer paid life insurance
Wellbeing program with reduced insurance premiums
Tuition reimbursement opportunities covering 75%-100% of eligible tuition
Student loan forgiveness opportunities
Opportunities for growth and promotion
Employee Assistance Program
Individuals with a recent Ph.D. and a background in cellular and/or molecular biology, immunology or biomedical engineering are encouraged to apply. Previous experience with any of the following is desirable: transgenic mice, genomics/bioinformatics, micro-computed tomography, flow cytometry or small animal surgeries. Although a Ph.D. degree is preferred, we will consider those with other doctoral degrees and related experience.
About the Department
To learn more about the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, please visit: https://med.umn.edu/ortho.
How To Apply
Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.
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About the U of M
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC)
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.