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Washington University of St. Louis Postdoctoral Research Associate - Chemistry - 50882 in St. Louis, Missouri

Department Name/Job Location This position is in the Department of Chemistry. This position is for the Danforth Campus in the School of Arts & Sciences. Essential Functions The Patti group in the Department of Chemistry at Washington University in St. Louis is seeking a post-doctoral research associate for a position that is up to three years, or until the project is completed. Our group applies mass spectrometry-based metabolomics to understand physiological regulation in diseases, such as cancer as well as metabolic responses, to drugs/toxicants. In addition to their independent research project(s), the post-doctoral research associate will be expected to aid in the mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students. Required Qualifications Ph.D. degree in biochemistry, biology, or a related field. Preferred Qualifications Research expertise in one or more of the following areas is highly desirable for this position: * Computer programming (R, Python, etc.). * Liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry-based metabolomics. * Metabolism/physiology. * Basic molecular biology techniques. * Mice, zebrafish, and/or worms. Salary Range Base pay commensurate with experience. Pre-Employment Screening All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening. Benefits This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please click the following link to view a summary of benefits: https://hr.wustl.edu/benefits/. Applicant Special Instructions Completed applications must include a current curriculum vitae, including a list of publications. Applications and supporting documentation must be submitted electronically. Please visit the Washington University Human Resources web page (http://hr.wustl.edu/opportunities/Pages/default.aspx) and search for job requisition number 50882. Candidates should create an account, complete the application form and upload a CV and supporting materials. Please follow the directions below for uploading documents to your profile. * Log into your account and click on ‘My Activities.’ * Click on ‘Add Attachment.’ * Choose attachment type and purpose and click ‘Upload Attachment.' * Browse for document on your computer and upload file. You may upload your documents as one file or individual files. Interested applicants should send three references, via email to gjpattij@wustl.edu. EOE Statement Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate - Chemistry - 50882 Job ID: 50882 Location: Danforth - Main Campus Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular