Postdoctoral Research Scholar: Computational Systems and Biology, Joao Xavier Lab
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Academic / Research
Internal Number: 63746
$55,439 - $100,940
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The Xavier Lab is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Scholar to join our Computational Systems and Biology program at Memorial Sloan Kettering. The ideal candidate has a track record of computation and experiment in systems biology. We will consider experimentalists who want to gain computational skills and computational biologists who want to gain experimental skills.
The Xavier lab is collaborative: Our team members are trained in diverse areas such as physics, cancer biology, and microbiology. Recent interests include metabolic rewiring in cancer cells, the interaction between gut microbes and colorectal cancer and the ecology of the gut microbiome. We collaborate with physician-scientists to explore the clinical translation of our basic science.
At the Computational and Systems Biology program, we offer competitive salaries above the MSK table (see https://www.mskcc.org/education-training/postdoctoral/resources-postdocs/compensation-benefits-resources). The Xavier lab has an excellent track record of training postdocs for their careers of choice in academics and industry (see https://xavierlab.org/people/). MSK offers outstanding resources for the advancement of postdocs, including guidance in grant writing and job searching.
For more details e-mail Joao Xavier at email@example.com and check our webpage at https://www.mskcc.org/research/ski/labs/joao-xavier.
The ideal candidate should have:
A PhD (or an upcoming defense) in biological sciences or a related field such as biophysics, bioengineering, systems biology, and microbiology.
A track record of peer reviewed publications.
An interest in combining experimental and computational biology to develop an exciting, independent research project in the broad field of systems biology.
If you have any questions about this job opportunity, please contact:
Contact Person: Joao Xavier
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Salary: $55,439 - $100,940
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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.