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A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to conduct innovative research on molecular metabolism and disease in the Life Sciences Institute at the University of Michigan. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to explore the fundamental principles of metabolic signaling, develop independent research projects, and acquire skills for a career in academic research or pharmaceutical industry.  


Successful candidates are expected to have an outstanding track record of productivity in biomedical research. Applicants with background in molecular metabolism and diverse disciplines of cell & developmental biology, signal transduction, and integrated physiology will be considered. 

Required Qualifications*

A doctoral degree (Ph.D. or M.D.) is required.

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.