Postdoctoral Fellow - Cancer Genetics-Epigenetics

City of Hope

Duarte, CA

ID: 7058154
Posted: June 24, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary
We are seeking applications to fill multiple postdoctoral positions in an NCI-funded laboratory in City of Hope National Medical Center and Beckman Research Institute, located in eastern Los Angeles. The laboratory has been focusing on biochemical and biological functions and posttranslational regulations of DNA replication/repair enzymes and proteins including nucleases such as FEN1 and DNA2, as well as the cancer etiological models.

Those with an interest in DNA repair and cancer biology and skills in molecular biology are encouraged to apply.

Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
• A Ph.D. degree in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline is required.

Additional Information:
• For more information about Dr. Shen's research, please visit

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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