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Post Doctoral Fellow, Chemistry, Ross Lab

Date: Mar 26, 2021

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Company: University of Cincinnati

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors > http://bit.ly/UCEMPL

 

Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.

 

Job Overview

The Ross Lab in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Cincinnati is currently accepting applications for a post-doctoral research fellow position.  The Ross lab focuses on developing innovative electrochemical and microfluidic platforms to probe signaling between the brain and immune system.

 

Initially, this is a one-year appointment that may be renewed for up to two additional one-year terms, contingent upon available funding and satisfactory performance.

Essential Functions

The successful candidate in this role, will conduct independent research focused on developing and testing new microfluidic devices to induce focal ischemia in brain slices coupled to fast-scan cyclic voltammetry recording of purines.

Minimum Requirements

  • Applicants should have a background in electrochemistry or microfluidics as applied to biological systems.
  • Preference will be made to applicants who have experience with animal work.

Required Education

  • Completion of a PhD in Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering, or related discipline is required by the appointment date.

Application Process

  • Qualified and interested applicants must complete our online application process.
  • In addtion to the application, candidates must submit a cover letter, current copy of their curriculum vitae and contact information for at least 2 professional letters of reference. 
  • All applicants will also complete a statement of committment to diversity and inclusion.

 

FOR ALL FACULTY HIRES OFFICIAL ACADEMIC TRANSCRIPTS WILL BE REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF HIRE

 

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).

 

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

 

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