Post-doctoral Fellow Cancer Biology, Irie Lab, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Employer
Irie Lab, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Location
NCI designated Cancer Center, Academic Medical School
Salary
According to NIH guidelines, depending on years of post-doctoral experience
Posted
April 19 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

The post-doctoral fellow or research scientist  will be engaged in translational projects focused on understanding the  microenvironment of breast cancers, particularly triple negative breast cancer. We will be  investigating  immune cell components of the microenvironment and their contribution to the growth and metastases of breast cancer, as well as their contribution  to treatment resistance. The fellow will be identifying and validating candidate therapeutic targets for triple negative and other high risk, treatment resistant breast cancers. Immunology, cancer biology background and in vivo mouse model experience highly desirable..