Post-doctoral fellow

Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston Salem, North Carolina
NIH scale
February 28 2018
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Job Description

A post-doctoral position is immediately available in the Department of Cancer Biology at Wake Forest University Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  We are seeking a highly motivated individual who wishes to participate in a NIH funded project focused on translational research of breast/prostate cancer metastasis. The lab is currently working in the field of tumor microenvironment, cancer stem cells, cell signaling and non-coding RNA.


PhD, MD/PhD or MD with a solid background in molecular and cell Biology. The project will require knowledge of Cell Biology, Genetics and Molecular biology. Background of Cancer biology is also preferable. Basic technical skills of molecular biology are required.  

Salary: NIH scale

Applicants should send the following information to Dr. Kounosuke Watabe, (

  1. Cover letter explaining relevant work experience
  2. CV
  3. The names, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of three references

Applications will be accepted until filled.

Employer's Web Site


Kounosuke Watabe, Ph.D.

Professor of Cancer Biology, Doris Stormyr Anderson Professor

Associate Director of Shared Resources at Comprehensive Cancer Center

Wake Forest Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem NC 27157

Phone: 336-716-0231,