Employment Opportunities

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Current Openings

Department: Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate Position
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Postdoctoral research associate positions in retinal stem cell biology and regenerative medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center. Postdoctoral research associate positions are available immediately in the lab of Dr. Iqbal Ahmad in Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences for motivated graduates with interest in stem cell regulation and therapeutic applications. Besides understanding the regulation of retinal progenitors the lab is examining their regenerative potential and characterizing their alternate sources, such as the iPS cells. We are looking for applicants with a strong background in cell and molecular biology and hands-on experience in related techniques, including cell culture. Applications are being accepted online at http://jobs.unmc.edu. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. 

Department: Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy
Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
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The UNMC Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy is seeking a highly motivated candidate to pursue postdoctoral studies of regulatory functions of APE1 and its acetylation in cancer under the direction of Dr. Kishor Bhakat. UNMC is one of the premier medical centers in the Midwest and the University of Nebraska system provides a strong collaborative environment with exceptional core facilities that promote high quality research. A Ph.D.with a scientific background in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is required. The successful candidate must have expertise in basic molecular biology, biochemistry, and cell culture techniques; strong written and verbal communications skills; and demonstrated independence as well as critical and creative thinking. 

Department: Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy
Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
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The UNMC Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy is seeking a highly motivated candidate to pursue postdoctoral studies of development, disease, and regeneration of musculoskeletal tissues with particular emphasis on cartilage biology. The successful candidate will work in Dr Dudley’s laboratory which is part of the expanding Nebraska Regenerative Medicine Project and is located in the state-of-the-art Durham Research Center at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. UNMC is one of the premier medical centers in the Midwest and the University of Nebraska system provides a strong collaborative environment with exceptional core facilities that promote high quality research. An MD and/or Ph.D.with a scientific background is required. The successful candidate must, at a minimum, have expertise in basic molecular biology, biochemistry, and cell culture techniques; strong written and verbal communications skills; and demonstrated independence as well as critical and creative thinking. Exceptional candidates will have a skill set that additionally includes one or more of the following: live cell imaging, tissue engineering, generating embryonic stem cells/iPS cells, cell based high throughput assay development, transcriptome or proteome analysis, or small animal surgery.

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