Post-Doctoral Associate - Department of Pharmacology
University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Salary: 54,840.00 - 62,000.00
Internal Number: 357734
About the Job The postdoctoral appointee will independently conduct prostate cancer research in the laboratory of Dr. Justin Drake. The candidate will have the opportunity to join and grow a highly translational laboratory and to analyze experiments relative to the understanding of kinase signaling and targeted cancer therapies in lethal prostate cancer. The selected candidate will be expected to prepare and participate in data generation and data analysis to study investigators, author and co-author on reports, abstracts, and publications, and collaborate on other projects as necessary.
Qualifications Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in cancer biology, computational biology, or other related field and research experience in kinase signaling and signaling transduction.
Preferred Qualifications: Expertise in mammalian tissue culture, phosphoproteomics, animal dissection and surgeries, immunohistochemistry, western blot, drug dosing, signaling kinetics, experience with bioinformatics analysis of large RNA, DNA, or protein datasets, and other applications including clinical tissue acquisition.
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