Postdoctoral research position

Richmond, Virginia (US)
Salary commensurate with experience.
October 27 2020
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Postdoctoral research position are available to work on an NIH-funded project devising and optimizing strategies for specifically targeting cancer containing gain-of-function mutant p53.

We seek talented applicants with a recent PhD in Cancer Biology/Biochemistry/ Molecular Biology or closely related fields.  Candidates should have a strong background in molecular biology techniques.  Experience with DNA cloning, IHC, IF, and viruses along with mouse breeding, and mouse tumor studies is required.
The research involves studies on mechanism of gain of oncogenic function by mutant p53 as well as innovative targeting of GOF mutant p53 for therapeutic benefit.   This position provides excellent mentoring and training opportunities.

Interested applicants should submit a Curriculum Vitae along with the names and contact information of three references to: Dr. Sumitra Deb, Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Massey Cancer Center, Goodwin Research Laboratory, 401 College Street, Richmond, Virginia 23298, Fax 804-827-1427, Email;;  
Interested applicants should apply at the following link: