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Postdoctoral Scholar Position - Shirihai Lab 2023-2024

Position overview

Salary range: See Table 23 []. A reasonable estimate for this position is $60,000-$71,952.

Application Window

Open date: September 20, 2023

Most recent review date: Monday, Oct 23, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Friday, Jun 28, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism in the Department of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is seeking applicants for a postdoctoral scholar.

Projects require an ability to design experiments, to manage their execution and to author peer-reviewed research papers. Candidates should have experience with cell biological techniques, such as cell culture, transfections, microscopy and with molecular and biochemical analysis.

Qualified applicants must have strong oral/written communication and critical thinking skills. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in imaging and a strong research background in mitochondrial biology. A Ph.D. is required.

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Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

A Ph.D. is required.

Preferred qualifications

Experience in imaging and a strong research background in mitochondrial biology is preferred.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our EDI Statement FAQ document.

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Job location

Los Angeles, CA