Postdoctoral Fellow in Computational Cancer Metabolism
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Academic / Research
Internal Number: 2021-54994
We are seeking postdoctoral fellows to jointhe Reznik Laboratory for Computational Cancer Metabolismat Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.Our research group investigates basic and translational problems at the interface of cancer genomics, tumor metabolism, and mitochondrial genetics using multimodal datasets.
The chosen candidate will lead newand highly collaborativeprojects applying bulk and single cell sequencing technologies to understand the functional and therapeutic significanceof somatic mitochondrial DNA mutations in cancer biology.Theywill join a diverse group of quantitative geneticists,genomicists, and machine learners embedded in the Computational Oncology Service, a new initiative dedicated to translational, data-driven cancer science and tightly integrated with the work of MSKs clinicians.
Competitive candidates should must have
PhDin a computational or quantitative discipline including but not limited to computational biology, bioengineer,computer science,physics,orbioinformatics.
Aresearchbackground in cancergenomics is preferred but not necessary.
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.