Post Doc Associate - Anthony Lab

College of South Jersey

United States

July 18, 2021


Position Details Recruitment/Posting Title Post Doc Associate - Anthony Lab

Department SEBS - FHS Salary Commensurate With Experience Posting Summary

A postdoctoral position is available in the lab of Dr. Anthony. The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, a publication record consistent with career level, and an interest in understanding regulation of metabolism and proteostasis by nutrients. Proficiency in oral and written English are required. Salary will be commensurate with experience and follow NIH and Rutgers guidelines. The position is based in the Anthony lab, a vibrant, interdisciplinary and energetic research group housed on the Cook campus in New Brunswick, NJ. As a postdoctoral associate, the candidate would have abundant opportunities to interact with members of the Institute for Food Nutrition and Health, Departments of Nutritional Sciences and Food Sciences and the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. The campus is also in close proximity to the cultural and scientific offerings of both NYC and Philadelphia.

Posting Number 20FA1193 Posting Open Date 02/08/2021 Posting Close Date

Minimum Education and Experience

PhD degree in relevant area of science, such as Nutritional Science, Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology/Physiology, Integrative Genomics, is required. Proficiency in written and oral English and computer literacy are required.

Certifications/Licenses Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Requires knowledge and use of bioinformatics for statistical evaluation and illustration of big data sets. Experience with use of transgenic mouse models and mammalian cell culture is preferred.

Equipment Utilized

Will use all of the typical laboratory materials and equipment for experiments to study RNA and protein biology, plus more specialized instruments such as a sucrose density gradient fractionator. Will use Excel spreadsheets, Word processing software, and graphing and statistical analysis software.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

Must be able to lift 20 pounds, and to have direct contact with rodents.


1) Conduct research experiments studying the regulation of protein synthesis and proteostasis by diet, drugs, genes and environmental stressors. 2) Develop and establish research protocols and proposals necessary to answer research hypotheses. 3) Prepare research reports and manuscripts for peer-review and publication in scientific journals; assist with preparation of grant applications 4) Mentor students at the laboratory bench and in laboratory related activities. 5) Behave in a way that keeps the workplace and laboratory organized, clean, and safe in accordance with established procedures and maintains laboratory equipment and instruments in operational condition.


This is a grant funded position renewable up to one year contingent upon funding and satisfactory performance.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Quick Link to Posting https: // Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick Home Location Campus Cook (RU-New Brunswick) Location Details

SEBS – Nutritional Sciences 59 Dudley Road Rm 163 New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8520

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • What is the Post-baccalaureate degree obtained?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • How Many years of Post Doctoral experience do you have?
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • What are the fields of study that your degrees are in?
  • (Open Ended Question)

    Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • List of Professional References (contact Info)
  • Optional Documents