Our laboratory is seeking motivated postdoctoral fellows to work on developing novel modalities for therapeutic targeting of human cancer. We use chemical, cellular and omics approaches for understanding advanced, therapy-resistant cancer and for developing novel therapeutic approaches. We have a special focus on transcription factors (MYC, AR), epigenetic regulators (DOT1L), as well as prostate cancer. A Ph.D. in cell biology, chemical biology, biochemistry or genetics is preferred. Experience in bioinformatics analysis is advantageous.
Conducting experiments – wet lab or dry lab
Analysis and documentation of data
Data presentation, writing grants
Training students, fellows in area of expertise/instrumentation
PhD in biomedical science2
Cell biology including mammalian cell culture, transfection, PCR, qPCR, western blotting
Ph.D. in cell biology, chemical biology, biochemistry or genetics
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