Fellowship at the University of Utah: (Deadline 30 November 2020)
Nora Eccles Harrison Cardiovascular Research and Training Institute (CVRTI) at the University of Utah calls application for a Postdoctoral Fellowship position.
The CVRTI is a leading research institute with an interdisciplinary team of 13 independent laboratories studying channel and muscle biology, metabolism, heart failure, and electrophysiology. Additional information about the CVRTI can be found here. This position is considered Category I: Mandatory and required on-campus or health care facilities to support on-site operations. Employees hired into this category will be required to be physically located at the CVRTI Facility if they are healthy and without COVID-19 symptoms.
Candidates on this postdoctoral fellowship at Nora Eccles Harrison Cardiovascular Research and Training Institute (CVRTI) at the University of Utah will perform a range of duties and responsibilities. Research specific responsibilities vary on the laboratory of interest and range from basic biochemistry of intracardiac proteins to metabolic assays to evaluation of novel heart therapies for heart failure. Common responsibilities include the conduct of responsible bench research, manuscript preparation, and the ability to work with multidisciplinary research teams.
- A doctoral qualification or MD.
- Evidence of independent research potential as indicated by first author publication(s) in impactful journals, and a career orientation towards NIH sponsored laboratory research.
The University of Utah is a public research university in Salt Lake City, Utah. As the state’s public flagship institution and top-tier research university, the U is classified by the Carnegie Foundation. The university’s health care system includes four hospitals, including the University of Utah Hospital and Huntsman Cancer Institute, along with twelve community clinics and specialty centers such as the Moran Eye Center.