## Posting Summary:
The University of Virginia Health System, Center for Cell Signaling is seeking to fill multiple positions at the Research Associate and Research Scientist levels to perform independent basic science research in the molecular mechanism of nuclear transport, signal transduction and gene expression. The Research Associate positions require an MD or PhD in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or related field and two years research experience. The Research Scientist positions require the candidates to have a Doctoral or Master's Degree in a relevant scientific field and a sound publication record in first-rank scientific journals. For both positions experience with confocal microscopy and fluorescence resonance vitro microtubule nucleation assays is desirable.
To apply, visit https://jobs@virginia. edu, and search on Posting Number 0604798 for the Research Associate positions and Posting Number 0604806 for the Research Scientist positions. Then, complete a Candidate Profile online and attach a CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references. Review of applications is ongoing and the positions will remain open until filled.
For further information, please contact Mary Beth Bellah at mb4q@virginia. edu.
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*Rank:* Research Scientist
*Required Applicant Documents:* CV / ResumeCover LetterContact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
*Department:* Center for Cell Signaling
*Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting):* Candidate Profile
*FLSA Exemption Status:* Exempt
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? :* No
*Posting Date:* 12-02-2009
*Is this position eligible for an Alternate Work Schedule? :* Yes
*Employment Posting Category:* Professional Research Staff
*E-mail a Friend:* jobs. virginia. edu/applicants/Central? quickFind=59644
*Appointment Type:* Professional Research Staff
*Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Number of Months/Year:* 12
*Position Type:* Professional Research Staff
*Posting for UVA Employees Only:* No
*Drug Testing Required? (Typically positions involved in patient contact, mass transportation or law enforcement are included):* No
*Posting Number:* 0604806
*Tenure Status:* Tenure Ineligible, w/o Expectation of Continued Employment
*Organization (Position Organization):* 40590 MD-CSGN Ctr/Cell Signaling
*Closing Date:* Open Until Filled
*Working Title:* Research Scientist
*Is this position eligible for Telecommuting? :* No
*Required EducationWhat is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response