Post-Doctoral Fellow - Hoxworth

Cincinnati, Ohio
To be determined
March 08 2016
Position Type
Full Time

Post Doc Fellow - Hoxworth Blood Center

Hoxworth Blood Center is searching for a Research Post-Doctoral Fellow to work in Jose Cancelas' lab in the molecular and cellular basis of hematopoiesis, with a focus on normal and pathological hematopoiesis, blood banking/transfusion medicine and/or B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (Nayak R et al., J. Clin. Invest, 2015; Chang KH et al., Nat. Comm., 2015; Chang KH et al., Cell Rep. 2014; Taniguchi-Ishikawa et al., Nat. Comm. 2013; Chang KH et al., Blood 2012; Sengupta A et al. Blood 2012; Cancelas JA et al., Transfusion 2015; Dumont LJ et al., Transfusion 2015; Dumont LJ et al., Transfusion 2015) (;

We are looking for a research fellow with an interest in one or more of the following: signal transduction, hematopoietic stem cells, pluripotent stem cell based disease modeling in hematopoiesis, mouse cancer genetic models, inflammation in hematopoiesis and hierarchical organization of hematopoiesis in health and disease. The applicant should have a doctoral degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Immunology, or related field, and a strong interest in blood/cancer research. The applicant should also be highly self-motivated and have a track record of publications (first-authored publications in respected journals). Applicants with experience in hematology, immunology, mouse genetics, flow cytometry and/or bioinformatics analyses are a plus.

Contact: Jose A. Cancelas MD, PhD; E-mail:

Minimum Qualifications:

PhD with research experience related to molecular and cellular biology.

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The University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center offers an excellent salary and a benefits package that includes full tuition remission for all employees and their dependents. The University of Cincinnati is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.