Postdoctoral Research Associate
Focus: Postdoctoral Scholar: Research Training
Education/Degree: Terminal Degree Required
Appointment Type: Special Appointment - Full Time Only (100% FTE)
Position Type: Academic (A1) - Regular Other Academic Salary
Duration: Up to four years. Initial appointment for one year. Appointment may be renewed on a year-to-year basis for an additional three years. Second year renewal requires completion of the Responsible and Ethical Conduct of Research (RCR) Training, CITI Training, and the Independent Development Plan (IDP). Annual evaluations with mentor are required for all reappointments. Extension beyond four years requires prior approval.
Minimum salary: The minimum salary is $49,846. The minimum will increase each year at a rate set by the University President. Further salary increases can be awarded on the basis of performance and competitiveness. Performance shall be judged on the basis of productivity, effectiveness, and overall value and contribution to the unit and the university.
Benefits: Postdoctoral Research Associates:
- Eligible to enroll in the UNMC medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long term care, flexible spending accounts, and Long Term Disability.
- NOT eligible to participate in the University of Nebraska Basic Retirement 401(a) Plan.
- Eligible for the Supplemental Retirement Account 403(b) Plan.
- Paid Time Off: same as Managerial-Professional employees. For additional information, you may review Employee Leave Procedures.