Postdoctoral Fellow

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, TX

ID: 7056650
Posted: March 28, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Postdoctoral positions are available for highly-motivated and enthusiastic individuals in the laboratory of Sean Post in the Department of Leukemia at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. The Post Laboratory focuses on the identification of novel tumor suppressors and oncogenes that drive hematologic malignancies and the development of pre-clinical strategies to will lead to clinical trials. Additional laboratory interests include the development of a comprehensive understanding of how specific gene alterations impact cancer progression, fundamental biologic processes, and cellular differentiation. Interested applicants should have experience in either cancer genetics, cell biology, translational research, bioinformatics, and/or biochemistry. Successful applicants must possess strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as have the ability to conduct research both independently and as part of a collaborative group. Priority preference will be given to recent graduates.

The salary for this position is commensurate with NIH guidelines.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a recent Ph.D (or equivalent) with at least one first author publication in a high quality journal. Prior training in cell biology, oncology, molecular biology, bioinformatics, or biochemistry is highly preferred.

To apply, please send your CV, description of research experience, and contact information for three references to

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability or veteran status except where such distinction is required by law. All positions at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information. Smoke-free and drug-free environment.


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