Post-doctoral Fellow

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

ID: 7056684 (Ref.No. 0120b64d)
Posted: February 26, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to join the Yu lab which focuses on cancer stem cell biology and mechanisms of radiation resistance at the Cleveland Clinic.  Cancer stem cells play an important role in therapeutic resistance.  Cancer stem cells reside in different niches including the perivascular and hypoxic niches. Our laboratory is interested in uncovering molecular mechanisms by which stemness in maintained in these different niches, with the long-term goal of targeting these pathways.  We focus on glioblastoma, a primary brain tumor, and brain metastases.  To this end, we utilize a combination of molecular biology and mouse modeling approaches.  Because Dr. Yu is a physician-scientist, we aim to translate our research to the clinic. Applicants must have a PhD in cancer biology or related field and be highly motivated.  For more information about our laboratory, please visit our website:  Interested applicants should send their application to   

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment.


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