Postdoctoral Fellowship | RNA Splicing Dysregulation and Oncogenesis in Blood Malignancies

February 21 2018
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
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Postdoctoral Fellowship | RNA Splicing Dysregulation and Oncogenesis in Blood Malignancies

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:

The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope Department of Systems Biology is seeking for talented and motivated Postdoctoral Fellows to lead the project for understanding RNA splicing dysregulation and oncogenesis in blood malignancies. Candidates with strong background in RNA splicing, cancer biology, animal model, and bioinformatics are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • A Ph.D. degree in molecular biology, cancer biology, or a related discipline is required
  • Understanding fundamental mechanism of RNA splicing is required
  • Knowledge in genomics and transcriptome analysis is preferred
  • Familiar with genetic murine models is preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated, independent and creative

For consideration, please directly send a CV, a brief statement of scientific research interests, contact information for at least two references and start date availability to: For detail laboratory information, please visit

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