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Postdoctoral Research Associate I - (Multiple Positions)

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Postdoctoral Research Associate I - (Multiple Positions)
Department Chemistry & Biochemistry - Sci (2536)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The Aspinwall Laboratory at the University of Arizona is seeking motivated postdoctoral associates to participate in a federally funded research project. The project includes development of nanometer sized biosensors for investigation of intracellular signaling cascades in neuroendocrine cells.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities

*Development and characterization of nanomaterials and nanosensors
*Chemical characterization
*Instrumental analysis
*Laboratory record keeping
*General laboratory activities
*Other reasonable related laboratory activities.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related area.

Preferred Qualifications

The successful candidate will have a strong background in instrumental analysis and biosensor development.

FLSA Exempt
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week
Job Category Postdoctoral Research
Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits
Posted Rate of Pay DOE
Type of criminal background check required:

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number P20066
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date 11/01/2015
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Open Date 09/29/2015
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 10/09/2015
Special Instructions to Applicant
Diversity Statement
Quick Link for Internal Postings

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related area?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents