Postdoctoral Fellow - RNA Splicing and Oncogenesis
- City of Hope
- Monrovia, CA
- $31.00 - $34.23 / hour
- Closing date
- Mar 28, 2023
- Life Sciences
- Position Type
- Full Time
- Organization Type
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The Wang Laboratory at the Department of Systems Biology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, is seeking for a talented and motivated Postdoctoral Fellow to lead the project for RNA splicing dysregulation and oncogenesis in blood malignancies. Candidates with strong background in RNA splicing, cancer biology, animal models, and bioinformatics are encouraged to apply. Wang Laboratory is currently funded by R01 and foundation grants.
Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
- PhD or MD degree in hematology, molecular biology, cancer biology, or a related discipline is required.
- Understanding of RNA processing and metabolism is required.
- Knowledge in transcriptome analysis is preferred.
- Familiar with genetic murine models is preferred.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Self-motivated, independent and creative.
- For detail laboratory information, please visit: https://www.cityofhope.org/lili-wang
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiliWangLab
- For consideration, please submit a CV, a brief statement of scientific research interests, and information for at least two references.
- The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate's experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.
- 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.
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.
Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
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