Biochemistry Professor GENERAL REQUISITION INFORMATION
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Location Omaha, NE Requisition Number: 2020-034 Department Biochem and Molecular Biology 50000510 Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine FTE:
Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular Work Schedule TBD Requisition Category Faculty Requisition Title Biochemistry Professor Job Title/Academic Rank Biochemistry Professor Additional Requisition Title Appointment Type P1 - REG HLTH FAC SAL Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience Job/EEO Category Faculty Job Requisition Begin Date 02/07/2020 Position Qualification
The Department Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is seeking applications from candidates for a faculty position at the level of Professor. Candidates should employ modern developmental, genetic, cellular, molecular, approaches to address questions related to cancer and diseases. We are interested in individuals who apply new and innovative state-of-the-art techniques to address and complement the integrative approaches already ongoing in the department. Priority will be given to candidates with an extramurally funded research program. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to teaching medical and graduate students. Outstanding candidates in all areas of biochemistry will be considered, with special consideration given to investigators who will complement existing strengths of the department, which include cancer, signaling, and structural biology. Candidates must have a Ph.D., M.D. or other equivalent doctoral degree. Highly competitive salary and startup packages, including new state-of-the-art laboratory space, are available. Applications are being accepted online at http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/49874. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Ph.D., M.D. or other equivalent doctoral degree in a scientific field
Special emphasis in pancreatic and/or prostate cancer. Expertise in animal models and developmental biology
Working Environment & Physical Requirements WORKING ENVIRONMENT
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. Office environment, Lab environment, Animal facility Other working environment
Bending, stooping, twisting Not Applicable Crawling Not Applicable Driving Not Applicable Kneeling Not Applicable Reaching Occasionally Sitting 2-5 hours Standing 2-5 hours Squatting Occasionally Walking Occasionally EXPOSURES
Atmospheric Yes Blood/body fluids Yes Chemical hazards Yes Working on or around moving machinery No Electrical current No Noise No Changes of temperature/humidity No Wear PPE Yes Work with laboratory animals Yes Radiation Operating hand/power tools No If you answered yes to any area above, please explain
All official precautions will be used when working with hazardous materials in the lab setting.
Fine Manipulation Both Repetitive Motion Both Grasping Both If you selected any area above, please explain
general lab benchwork
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. Applicant Documents Required Documents
- Cover Letter
- Other Doc
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?
- * How did you hear about this position?
- Employee Referral
- Job Fair
- Lincoln Journal Star
- Omaha World Herald
- UNMC Job Site
- * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.
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