A postdoctoral position is available in the Garrison laboratory in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. This research position will focus on the drug development of small molecules and polymeric radiopharmaceuticals for diagnostic and therapeutic applications in cancer. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in using/generating in vitro and in vivo models to examine/validate the performance of new drug entities. Experience in basic molecular biology, proteomic and organic/medicinal chemistry techniques is highly desirable. The ideal candidate will be a person desiring to be involved with multidisciplinary research and with the ability to work independently and cooperatively. Candidates must have good writing and communication skills.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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