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We’re always looking for passionate, knowledgeable, and all around
great people!

Available Positions

Post-doctoral Fellow

We have an opening for a post-doctoral fellow with interest in single cell characterization of tumor propagating cells. Applicants should have a strong background in molecular biology and biochemistry; experience with bioinformatics is a plus. Applicants must be interested in cancer research, although previous work with zebrafish models is not necessary. The applicant should have, or will soon have, a PhD in Biochemistry or related field. Good communication skills, a strong publication record, the ability to work independently, and eligibility to apply for NIH funding are required. Competitive salary will be based on qualifications, with a guaranteed appointment of at least 2 years. Please email a CV, 1-2 page summary of past research accomplishments, and contact information for 3 references under the heading “Postdoc” to Jessi at the email address below.

jsblackburn@uky.edu
(859) 323-9770

Graduate Student

We are searching for a highly motivated graduate student with a background and/or interest in Biochemistry, cell signaling, and cancer models. Good communication skills and enthusiasm for science are required. Applicants must be accepted to the University of Kentucky’s Integrated Biomedical Sciences Program. Please contact Jessi for more information.

jsblackburn@uky.edu
(859) 323-9770

Undergraduate Researchers

We are always accepting undergraduate researchers who are enthusiastic about science and want to have experience working in a research lab. Schedules are flexible, and no previous experience is required. Please contact Jessi for more information.

jsblackburn@uky.edu
(859) 323-9770