A postdoctoral position is available in the Kenworthy laboratory in the Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics at UVA to study the molecular basis of caveolae assembly and function. Applicants should have at least one first-author paper in a highly regarded journal as well as strong critical thinking skills and the ability to work well both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team. Expertise in structural biology, biochemistry, cell biology, and/or fluorescence microscopy preferred
Postdoctoral employment is temporary and is normally limited to an individual who has been awarded a Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate within the previous five years1 and who will be involved in full-time research or scholarship at the University.
Employment as a Postdoctoral Research Associate is viewed as training and is preparatory for a full-time academic or research career, is supervised by a senior scholar, and allows the appointee to publish the results of his/her research or scholarship during the training period.
- Full-time research or scholarship at the University.
- Preparatory for a full-time academic or research career
- Supervised by a senior scholar, and allows the appointee to publish the results of his/her research or scholarship
- In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.