Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Ne Medical Center, Omaha
$48,394 per year +benefits
August 26 2021
Position Type
Full Time
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Postdoctoral Research Associate position at the UNMC Eppley Institute and Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.  A highly qualified and motivated candidate is sought to work in a well-funded multidisciplinary research group to study novel aspects of signal transduction and metabolic alterations in pancreatic cancer cells, tumor-stromal crosstalk, and immunometabolism.  Our state-of-the-art research program utilizes molecular biology and biochemistry techniques along with multi-omics approaches, including sc-RNA-seq, bulk RNAseq, epigenomics, metabolomics, proteomics, and genetically engineered mouse models and organoid models.

Ideal candidate will possess a PhD or MD/PhD in the field of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cancer Biology or a related field with expertise in molecular biology, cell-based assays, and animal studies.  Candidates with expertise in metabolomics/mass spectrometry are highly encouraged to apply.

For more detail, please read some of our recent publications (Cancer Cell 2017 32(1):71-87; JEM 2020 217 (7):e20190745; PNAS 109(34):13787-92; Immunity 2019 50(3):576-590; Nature Medicine. 2019 25(4):628-640; Gastroenterology 2021 Jul 7:S0016-5085(21)03159-0). Additional details can be found at:

Applicants can apply online to position 2021-295 at Please upload curriculum vitae, and description of research accomplishments. Individuals from diverse backgrounds encouraged to apply.

The University of Nebraska Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.