Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Nebraska Medical Center
March 18, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full time
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Requisition Details


EEO Statement:

UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Location Omaha, NE Requisition Number: 2023-055 Department Genetics Cell Biology & Anatomy 50000507 Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine FTE:


Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular Work Schedule 8:00am - 5:00pm Requisition Category Research - Academic Requisition Title Postdoctoral Research Associate Job Title/Academic Rank Postdoctoral Research Associate Additional Requisition Title Appointment Type A1 - REG OTHER ACAD SAL Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience Job/EEO Category Professional Non-Faculty (Includes Other Academic) Job Requisition Begin Date 02/10/2023

Position Qualification

Position Summary

The UNMC Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy is seeking a highly motivated candidate to pursue postdoctoral studies on an agency funded project ‘Targeting APE1 interaction with DNA G-quadruplex to Prevent Metastasis in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer' under the direction of the PI. 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.

Required Qualifications


Supplemental Qualifications

Scientific background in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Working Environment & Physical Requirements


The information provided below best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.

Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed. Lab environment, Animal facility

Other working environment



Bending, stooping, twisting Not Applicable

Crawling Not Applicable Driving Not Applicable Kneeling Not Applicable Reaching Not Applicable Sitting 2-5 hours Standing 2-5 hours Squatting Not Applicable Walking Occasionally


Atmospheric No

Blood/body fluids No Chemical hazards Yes Working on or around moving machinery No Electrical current No Noise No Changes of temperature/humidity No Wear PPE No Work with laboratory animals Yes Radiation Operating hand/power tools No If you answered yes to any area above, please explain

Chemicals used in the laboratory can be hazardous. This position will involve working with mice.


Fine Manipulation NA

Repetitive Motion NA Grasping NA If you selected any area above, please explain


Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description.

EEO Statement

EEO Statement

EEO Statement

The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work and learning environment free from discrimination and harassment. UNMC is dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued, respected and included. UNMC does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNMC complies with all local, state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.

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  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Requisition Specific Questions

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  • Do you have, or will you possess in the near future, a Doctoral degree in the area(s) identified in this posting?
  • Yes
  • No
  • If you have not yet graduated, can you provide an enrollment verification or enrollment certificate with expected graduation date from your university or institution? This can be uploaded as "other document"
  • Yes
  • No
  • If you do not yet have the degree required for this position, what is your expected graduation date?
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  • How many published articles do you have?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Of these published articles, how many are you first-author
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Please enter the name of your doctoral degree-granting institution.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • How many years of postgraduate research experience do you have as of the date you are submitting this application?
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  • I am a U.S. citizen
  • I am a non-citizen national of the U.S.
  • I am a permanent resident (green card holder)
  • Will you now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status
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