196 Postdoctoral, Research and Academic Vacancies at the University of Kentucky, USA – Scholarship & Career



There is an opening in Dr. Haining Zhu’s lab for a postdoctoral scholar to work on RNA metabolism, stress granules, and protein translation in the context of neurodegenerative diseases and other health conditions. The project uses protein biochemistry, cell biology and microscopic analysis, mammalian cell culture, and rodent models. Enthusiastic scientists with relevant experience are encourage…View Details Bookmark


The Center of Excellence in Rural Health is currently seeking a Research Assistant Sr. to handle data management, basic data visualization and tracking in accordance with research projects and IRB protocol. This position will assist research teams to ensure time frames and deadlines are met. Will perform basic data extractions, review and analyze request. Complete other task or duties as assigned.

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The Center for Applied Energy Research is seeking to fill a Post-Doctoral position in the Power Generation and Utility Fuels group. This position will participate in laboratory vapor-liquid equilibrium data measurement and analyses. This position is responsible for meticulous laboratory work that includes following Standard Operating Procedures and updating when necessary, taking measurements a…View Details Bookmark


The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine is seeking add a Clinical Research Assistant to the Orthopaedic Trauma Research (OTR) team. Our division has quickly become a recognized leader, and pioneer in the field of orthopaedic trauma research. Our current portfolio of studies are supported by industry sponsors, the Department of Defense, John Hopkins University, and non-profit fou…View Details Bookmark

The Department of Biology at the University of Kentucky (UK) is seeking applications for the Thomas Hunt Morgan Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Seifert Lab. This fellowship provides exceptional PhDs an opportunity to conduct independent research in any aspect of regenerative biology. The Fellows are funded for two years through the College of Arts and Sciences and provided support to develop t…View Details Bookmark

The applicant would work with faculty of the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment in the department of Entomology https://entomology.ca.uky.edu/ in an interdisciplinary research group focused on improving RNAi in major insect pests and employing CRISPR/Cas9 mediated genome editing to learn functions of critical proteins involved insect development, reproduction, xenobiotic response and …View Details Bookmark

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Scholar position in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky beginning in Fall 2020. The successful candidate is expected to pursue a vigorous research program and to deliver high quality teaching. The teaching expectation is three courses per academic year, normally two courses during one semester and one cou…View Details Bookmark

The laboratory of Dr. Chintan Kikani in the Department of Biology at the University of Kentucky is seeking an outstanding and highly motivated candidate with training in biochemistry, cell biology, physiology or genetics related area for a postdoctoral Research Scholar position. The successful candidate will work on NIH funded projects to investigate the interplay between the metabolic network …View Details Bookmark

The Department of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Kentucky is seeking candidates for a 2-year (with the possibility of a renewal) post-doctoral scholar position to work on galaxy clusters with Prof. Yuanyuan Su. Experience with X-ray data analysis is desirable, but not a requirement, and candidates with broad observational experience and interest in cluster science and extragalactic as…View Details Bookmark

The Seifert lab in the Department of Biology at the University of Kentucky (UK) is seeking an exceptionally creative postdoctoral researcher to join our group. The successful candidate will lead an effort to isolate stable embryonic stem cell lines and/or derive iPSC lines for genomic modification and subsequent generation of transgenic spiny mice. This project will provide freedom to work on…View Details Bookmark


Responsibilities include working with school age youth in the following areas: develop and teach hands-on environmental education classes, lead recreational games, campfires, singing, night hikes or other activities that convey the value if the natural environment. Internships available at JM Feltner 4-H Camp (London, Kentucky), West Kentucky 4-H Camp (Dawson Springs, Kentucky), Lake Cumber…View Details Bookmark

The Department of English at the University of Kentucky is pleased to announce the ACLS-University of Kentucky Postdoctoral Partnership Fellowship, made possible by a generous grant from the American Council of Learned Societies with funds provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The duration of the postdoctoral fellowship is two years, after which we expect the fellow to transition into a…View Details Bookmark

A post-doctoral scholar position opening is available in the Food Engineering group at the University of Kentucky, specifically for a candidate with expertise in the area of acoustic signal, spatial and spectral (hyperspectral imaging) data processing. The successful candidate will support a diverse team of students and faculty on a USDA funded grant that seeks to develop noninvasive methods t…View Details Bookmark

Part-time/temporary instruction in studio or lecture format in the School of Architecture in one or more of the following categories: design, sustainability oriented design, structural systems, architectural history and theory, digital fabrication and visualization, urban design and professional practice.View Details Bookmark

The Schneider Lab in the Department of Biology at the University of Kentucky (UK) is seeking a postdoctoral researcher to join our group. Close your eyes. Reach into your backpack. What do you feel there? The smooth surface of a laptop? The softness of a piece of lint? The yielding crinkle of a candy wrapper? The neura…View Details Bookmark

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