Leukemia Post-doctoral fellow in Hematology and Oncology
A position is available for a post-doctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr Ravi Bhatia MD for studies of microenvironmental alterations in leukemic bone marrow, microenvironmental regulation of leukemia stem cell growth and drug sensitivity, and development of novel approaches to target leukemia stem cells. Relevant laboratory publications include Cancer Cell, 2012 21:577, Cell Stem Cell. 2019 24(5):769-784 and J Clin Invest 2019 130:2685.
A PhD or MD degree is required. A candidate with a strong background in molecular and cell biology, and experience in studying primary human and murine hematopoietic stem cells and/or the microenvironment will be preferred. Salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience.
The UAB NCI-funded Comprehensive Cancer Center is one of the nation’s leading cancer research and treatment centers. There is access to several outstanding interdisciplinary programs and core facilities. The Birmingham area provides a pleasant, metropolitan lifestyle, excellent schools, and low cost of living.
Please send cover letter, curriculum vitae with the names of three references to:
Ravi Bhatia MD
Director, Division of Hematology-Oncology
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama,
Birmingham, AL, USA