Postdoctoral Fellow/Pharmacy - 1900000028

Postdoctoral Fellow/Pharmacy - 1900000028

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC)

Memphis, TN, United States

Postdoctoral Fellow/Pharmacy – 1900000028


A postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Glen Palmer within the Fungal Pathogens Group in the Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics (CET) Unit of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to contribute to our NIH-funded studies on antifungal discovery and molecular mechanisms of antifungal drug resistance. Highly motivated applicants with a strong background in microbiology, molecular biology, and/or biochemistry and a record of productivity are encouraged to apply. The UT Fungal Pathogens Group is part of the UTHSC Center of Excellence for Pediatric Experimental Therapeutics housed in state-of-the-art facilities and includes four NIH-funded investigators in the area of medical mycology ensuring a rich and collaborative research and training environment.

The Palmer lab is in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Campus in Memphis, Tennessee within a vibrant academic biomedical community that includes Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and the University of Memphis. Excellent facilities and career development opportunities exist for post-doctoral fellows in the department and across campus.


Qualifications would include a Ph.D. in microbiology, molecular biology, biochemistry, pharmaceutical sciences or a related biomedical field, molecular biology experience, and a strong publication record in the field.

Interested individuals should send a cover letter outlining their interest in these positions, a CV, and two letters of reference to:

Glen Palmer, Ph.D.

University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy

Room 340

881 Madison Ave

Salary will be commensurate with relevant experience and is competitive for postdoctoral research fellows. The position includes an excellent benefits package ( Located in Memphis, a dynamic Mid-South city rich in culture, history, diversity, music and cuisine, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is one of the largest, most comprehensive academic health centers in the United States with a solid commitment to postdoctoral training. UTHSC is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA/V institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services.

Job Postdoctoral Fellows

Primary Location US-Tennessee-Memphis

Organization Clinical Pharmacy & Translational Scienc

Campus/Institute – Memphis

Schedule – Full-time

Job Posting Jan 17, 2019, 9:09:53 AM

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: 1900000028