Postdoctoral associates are expected to develop new research
avenues in collaboration with the PI and contribute to existing
projects in the lab. The lab is trainee-centered and surrounded by
diverse expertise in the department and on the University of
Florida campus. The candidate will work with a collaborative
interdisciplinary team, an enthusiastic mentor and a supportive
department to maximize productivity and success. Co-mentorship
opportunities are also available.
Salary will be commensurate with the applicant’s qualifications and
A Ph.D. focused on one of the following broad areas: biochemistry,
microbiology, molecular biology, or cell biology.
At least two published or “in preparation” papers
- Technical knowledge of modern research methods, data collection,
- Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work
collaboratively within a diverse team.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Highly organized
Experience with methods in genomics, proteomics, molecular biology,
microbiology, cell biology, or biochemistry are preferred, but not
Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, all applicants must apply online through
Careers at UF. For formal applications, a curriculum vitae, letter
of application summarizing your research interests, goals, and
three letters of reference for job number 520059 must be submitted
online and emailed to Dr. Aria Eshraghi ( AriaEshraghi@ufl.edu
Interested candidates should send an email summarizing their
research interests, goals, and CV to Dr. Aria Eshraghi ( AriaEshraghi@ufl.edu
Graduate students preparing their dissertations and those who
belong to underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end
Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to
the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be
considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is
visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of
the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional
credentialing service provider approved by National Association of
Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution
dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and
The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity
Institution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to
apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida
Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon
eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance
with Florida's Sunshine Law.
This is a time-limited position.
Review of applications for job number 520059 will begin on January
19, 2022 and will continue until a suitable candidate has been
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