## Posting Summary:
The Department of Cell Biology at the University of Virginia is seeking applicants for multiple research associate and post-doctoral fellow opportunities. The department conducts research in numerous areas of cell, developmental, and regenerative biology using a variety of cell types, organ systems, and model organisms. Our laboratories employ a diversity of modern approaches and technologies, including genetics, imaging, biochemistry, and molecular biology. For more information on the Department of Cell Biology please see http://www. medicine. virginia. edu/basic-science/departments/ cell-biology
Candidates must have research experience in cell, developmental, or molecular biology or a related biomedical science discipline. Strong candidates with experience in physical sciences are also encouraged to apply. Candidates must have a PhD or MD in hand by start date.
To apply, visit https://jobs. virginia. edu and search on Posting Number 0615529. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, letter of research interest and contact information for three references.
For administrative inquiries, please contact Wanda Crawford at wjc6b@virginia. edu. For inquiries about specific research programs or projects, please contact individual faculty members listed on the departmental web site at the link shown above.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.
## University Leadership Characteristics:
*For Thomas Jefferson, learning was an integral part of life. The "academical village" was created around the assumption that learning is a lifelong and shared process, and that interaction between scholars and students enlivens the pursuit of knowledge. *
University Human Resources strives to identify applicants who will contribute as high potential employees, leaders and managers. We employ individuals who foster and promote the University mission and purpose. Successful candidates exemplify uncommon integrity; they are honest, trusted, team-oriented and live the core values of the University. These candidates display great judgment, by practicing evidence-based decision-making. They are strategically focused by contributing to and achieving department goals and vision. They set high performance standards and hold themselves accountable by aggressively executing these standards. These employees also develop a deep passion for the University and the impact it has on students, faculty, alumni and community. Successful candidates identify their personal career goals and development opportunities, and as supervisors, help their staff do the same. They contribute to team success by leading talent, through their individual efforts and by leading and developing their teams.
## Required Applicant Documents:
CV / Resume
Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
Statement of Research Interest
## Employment Conditions for Faculty
U. Va. will perform background checks including receipt of official transcripts from the institution granting the highest degree for all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
## EO/AA Statement:
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? :* No
*Organization (Position Organization):* 40410 MD-CELL Cell Biology
*Rank:* Research Associate
*Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Position Type:* Professional Research Staff
*Department:* Department of Cell Biology
*Academic Year for Position? (e. g. 2015):* 2015
*Employment Posting Category:* Professional Research Staff
*E-mail a Friend:* jobs. virginia. edu/applicants/Central? quickFind=75015
*Working Title:* Research Associate
*Appointment Type:* Professional Research Staff
*Posting Date:* 12-10-2014
*Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting):* Candidate Profile
*Posting Number:* 0615529
*Required EducationWhat is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Closing Date:* Open Until Filled
*Posting for UVA Employees Only:* No Response
*Tenure Status:* Tenure Ineligible, w/o Expectation of Continued Employment