Postdoctoral Associate

Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience.
Posted
February 11 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Postdoc

University

School / Department:

University of Pittsburgh

School of Medicine / Medicine

Classification:

Postdoctoral Associate

Funding source:

NIH Grant

Start Date:

4/1/2021

Description:

Postdoctoral positions in Hematology and Cancer Biology Research are available in the laboratory of Dr. Wei Du (https://profiles.dom.pitt.edu/hemaonc/faculty_info.aspx/Du7249) at the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. Projects are in the areas of molecular analysis of normal and abnormal hematopoiesis, stem cell biology & aging and DNA damage repair and are executed through multi-disciplinary collaborations. The Du lab is seeking competitive candidates who have recently earned a PhD and/or MD degree and possess excellent written and verbal English communication skills. Experience in hematology and cancer biology is highly desirable. Excellent skills in Flow cytometry, animal handling, immunofluorescence staining, and basic molecular biology are required. Salary is commensurate with experience and based on current NIH guidelines. Additionally, the candidate may be eligible for a Hillman Postdoctoral Fellowship for Innovative Cancer Research (https://hillmanresearch.upmc.edu/research/hillman-fellows/postdoctoral/). The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is ranked #5 in NIH funding, and Pittsburgh has been consistently voted as one of the top livable cities in the US. To apply for a position, please send your curriculum vitae, a one-page summary of your research interests (together with recommendations) to _Dr. Wei Du at duw@upmc.edu. Applications will be reviewed and evaluated on an ongoing basis, following the receipt of all required materials. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.

Qualifications:

PhD and/or MD degree and possess excellent written and verbal English communication skills. Experience in hematology and cancer biology is highly desirable. Excellent skills in Flow cytometry, animal handling, immunofluorescence staining, and basic molecular biology are required.

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Contact Information

 

Faculty/PI Name:

Wei Du

Mailing address:

c/o Wei Du
 

Email address:

duw@upmc.edu