About City of Hope
City of Hope is an independent biomedical research and treatment organization for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases.
Founded in 1913, City of Hope is a leader in bone marrow transplantation and immunotherapy such as CAR T cell therapy. City of Hope's translational research and personalized treatment protocols advance care throughout the world. Human synthetic insulin, monoclonal antibodies and numerous breakthrough cancer drugs are based on technology developed at the institution. AccessHope™, a subsidiary launched in 2019 serves employers and their health care partners by providing access to City of Hope's specialized cancer expertise.
A National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, City of Hope is ranked among the nation's "Best Hospitals" in cancer by U.S. News & World Report and received Magnet Recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Its main campus is located near Los Angeles, with additional locations throughout Southern California and in Arizona.City of Hope's commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We believe diversity, equity and inclusion is key in serving our mission to provide compassionate patient care, drive innovative discovery, and advance vital education focused on eliminating cancer and diabetes in all of our communities. Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion ensures we bring the full range of skills, perspectives, cultural backgrounds and experiences to our work -- and that our teams align with the people we serve in order to build trust and understanding. We are dedicated to fostering a community that embraces diversity - in ideas, backgrounds and perspectives; this is reflected in our work and represented in our people.Position Summary
The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope is looking for a talented Postdoctoral Fellow.Key Responsibilities:
The Postdoctoral Fellow will work on a DoD funded cancer research project to identify cancer growth and metastasis pathways, molecular targets for therapeutic strategies and anti-cancer agents. The Postdoctoral Fellow will work closely with other lab personnel and in consultation with the PI to design research plans, experimental strategies to achieve project goals. He/she will work with biospecimens, cell lines and animal models, will also help with laboratory organization, inventory and records keeping in compliance with regulations and protocols. The Postdoctoral Fellow is expected to perform data collection, analysis, and support reports and manuscripts/grants preparations.Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
- A PhD or MD in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline is required.
- Bench work experience, especially experience in cell culture, tissue processing and animal experiments are preferred.
- Good communication skills, team-work and collaborative spirit.
- Scientific mind and willing to learn.
- For more information on Dr. Rahul Jandial's research, please visit here .
- As a condition of employment, City of Hope requires staff to comply with all state and federal vaccination mandates.
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.