Postdoctoral Fellow | Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics | Bing Shen Lab
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.
Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nationâ&tm;s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
Postdoctoral Fellowship | Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics | Bing Shen Lab
Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:
NCI-funded positions are available now for motivated, creative post-doctoral candidates interested in fundamental molecular mechanisms ensuring genomic and epigenomic stability and how the mechanistic deficiency relate to cancer initiation, progression, and therapeutic intervention. For more scientific background, please refer to our recent publications (Nature Medicine 13:812-819, 2007; Nature Chem. Biol. 6:766-773, 2010; Mol. Cell. 47:444-456, 2012; EMBO J. 32:1425-1439, 2013).
Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:
- Both new Ph.D. graduates and more established Ph.D.â&tm;s with a solid background in molecular and cell biology or related fields are welcome to apply.
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to work independently and as part of a team are a plus.
- Applicants interested in innovative and integrative basic research with great interest and expertise in cancer genetics and epigenetics are strongly encouraged to apply.
City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.