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Apply now Department: 3670020050 Biochem Molecular Biophysics
Job no: 515363
Employment type: Post Doc (Term)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Worksite: On-site requirement
Categories: Research / Scientific / Grants, Adult Development
Pay Grade: 001

About This Role:

A postdoctoral position is available for enthusiastic and driven scientists desiring to study the molecular and genetic mechanisms underlying aging and age-related diseases. The lab ( uses a combination of genetic, molecular and biochemical approaches to study aging in both C. elegans and mammalian cell culture models. Candidates should be highly motivated and have relevant training in molecular biology and biochemical techniques. All candidates with a Ph.D and a strong research history as indicated by their publication record are encouraged to apply. Those with experience in neuroscience, aging, molecular/cellular biology, biochemistry, genetics, bioinformatics or related fields are strongly encouraged to apply. Prior C. elegans experience is not required.

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays.   To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion.  The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others.  The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Molecular or Cellular Biology, or a related discipline.
  • Expertise in standard molecular and cellular biology techniques.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in neuroscience, aging studies, genetics, bioinformatics, or related fields.

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

  1. Cover letter (indicating relevance of prior experience to this job)
  2. Current CV with list of publications
  3. Statement of research interests
  4. Names and contact information for three professional references

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$48,000 - $55,000 / annually

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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