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Research Scientist

Posted by: University of Missouri - Kansas City

Posted date: Nov-06-2019

Location: Kansas City, MO

The Department of Ophthalmology seeks outstanding candidates for a full-time Research Scientist position at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. The selected candidate will be responsible for conducting ocular cell biology, biochemistry and microscopy experiments as part of a newly NIH-funded research project. This involves preparing biological and other specimens for imaging and ocular cell biological and biochemical testing and to acquire, analyze and publish related data. This position will assist in maintaining the ocular cell biology, biochemistry and microscopy equipment, order routine supplies, prepare technical reports and archive data.


Minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. in a biological or biomedical science field and solid experience in ocular cell biology methods and in microscopy techniques as well as a minimum of 2 years of post-doctoral training in ocular cell biology.

Contact Information

For consideration, please Apply online at www.umkc.edu/jobs (Job ID 32038;
https://erecruit.umsystem.edu/psp/tamext/KCITY/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG _SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Act ion=U&SiteId=8&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=8& JobOpeningId=32038&PostingSeq=1 ). You must combine all application materials (personal letter of interest with accompanying curriculum vitae and a list of references) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as your resume attachment. Limit document name to 50 characters.

Questions regarding this opportunity should be directed to

It is the fundamental policy of UMKC to provide equal opportunity regardless of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, Veteran status or disability status in all education, employment and contracted activities. All final candidates will be required to successfully pass a Criminal Background Check prior to beginning employment
Job Title Research Scientist
Post Details
Email koulenp(at)umkc.edu
Employer's Website http://
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Cell Biology
Job Classification Job Classification -> Postdoctoral Researcher
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location Kansas City, MO
Key Words ocular cell biology, biochemistry, neuroscience, cell biology, ophthalmology, microscopy
Start Date as soon as possible