1+ months

Post Doctoral Scholar

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Post Doctoral Scholar
Requisition Number DU06953
Department Name 7H026: Center for Environmental and Systems Biochemistry
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $47,476.00-$50,000.00
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

heck all that apply:
☒Sitting at computer work station for long periods of time
☒Standing for long periods of time
☐Risk of back injury from moving/lifting, equipment, or materials
☒Repetitive motion
☒Lifting/Carrying up to __20_____lbs.
☒Pushing/Pulling up to __20_____ lbs.
☐Job Related Travel
☐Loud Noises
☐Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
☐Temperature extremes
☐Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vector


Most Monday -Friday other hours as needed

Job Summary

Responsibilities will be to conduct metabolomics research on projects in Cancer and Immuno Metabolism and other areas, which involves analytical developments and very extensive isotope-based ultrahigh resolution mass spectrometry and data analysis in addition to the expected mass spectrometry skills. Duties will also include helping maintain the instrumentation and associated computer workstations, assist & instruct users on MS analysis, help schedule usage of the instrumentation, direct technical assistants, and be in charge of or assist in manuscript and proposal preparation.

To apply you will need to completely fill out the application, upload your CV, a cover letter and as Specific Request 1 upload 3 letters of reference.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

mass spectrometry

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience


Deadline to Apply 06/30/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2020-12-16 Expires: 2021-05-19

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Post Doctoral Scholar

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast