Postdoctoral Fellow - RNA Splicing Dysregulation and Oncogenesis

Monrovia, California
January 29 2020
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Thank you for your interest. Please note, the purpose of this posting is to recruit for on-going and future positions.

About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6,000 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 nation's leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary
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 and biogenesis, cancer biology, and animal model are encouraged to apply.

Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
  • Ph.D., or M.D./Ph.D. degree in molecular biology, hematology, cancer biology, or a related discipline is required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated, independent and creative
Preferred education experience and skills:
  • Understanding fundamental mechanism of RNA splicing and oncogenesis is preferred
  • Knowledge in genomics and transcriptome analysis is preferred
  • Familiar with flow cytometry and genetic murine models is preferred
Additional Information:
  • 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 detailed labo ratory information, please click here .

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.

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