At the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine the Center for Therapeutic Innovation has built a team of drug discovery and development experts who are engaged in areas of human therapy discovery.

Recruitment is on-going to fill postdoctoral positions pertaining to cancer and rare genetic disorders, among other therapeutic areas. The ideal applicant will have a unique skill set that complements the skills already present within the Center and that can be applied to the discovery of novel treatments for disease. 

Applicants should have a doctorate and a strong background in contemporary biology and/or medicine. Pharmacology, disease physiology, drug screening, target identification, and animal disease modeling are among the desired skill sets. Experience from the pharma/biotech is also an asset, as is the ability to work independently and to lead teams of researchers.

This is a unique opportunity to pursue advanced drug discovery research in an academic setting, which imparts a great deal of freedom, with advancement opportunities.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please email your expression of interest, along with a CV, to Dr. S. Brothers ( and/or Dr. C. Wahlestedt (


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