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Research Associate (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

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Position Details 

Position Details

Job Title Research Associate
Position Title Research Associate (Post-Doctoral Fellow)
Position Number
Job Category University Faculty
Job Type Full-Time
FLSA Status Exempt
Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Division
Is this split and/or fully grant funded? Yes
Duties and Responsibilities

A Research Associate (“post doc”) position is available in the laboratory of Dr. John J. Callaci in the Burn & Shock Trauma Research Institute, Loyola University Chicago. The successful applicant will work on a new, NIH-funded study examining the effects of episodic alcohol exposure on the cellular and molecular signaling pathways which regulate skeletal fracture repair. The successful candidate will work in a multi-disciplinary research environment which includes basic and clinical orthopaedic research, as well as the Loyola University Burn and Shock Trauma Research Institute (BSTRI) and the Loyola Alcohol Research Program. These research programs are housed in a new, state-of-the-art research complex, The Center for Translational Research and Education (CTRE), on the Loyola University Health Sciences Campus. Experience with molecular and cellular biological techniques is preferred and a willingness to work with rodent models of alcohol abuse and orthopaedic trauma is required.


Candidates must be fluent in English, both written and verbal fluency is preferred. Candidates who are citizens or permanent residents of the USA may be eligible to participate in a NIAAA-funded T32 training grant in alcohol research held by the Loyola University BSTRI.

Physical Demands Standing, Repetitive Motions
Working Conditions Ventilation, Odors, Animals
Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Candidates must possess an MD or PhD in molecular or cellular biology, pharmacology, immunology or related discipline.

Open Date 09/11/2017
Close Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quick Link for Posting
Job Number TBD
Organizational Location Provost Health Sciences Division

Posting Details

Posting Detail

Number of Vacancies 1
Desired Start Date 10/01/2017
Position End Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have experience working with rodent models or alcohol abuse and orthpaedic trauma?
    • Yes
    • No