Postdoctoral Fellow

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

ID: 7069198 (Ref.No. e4c97825)
Posted: August 27, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Postdoctoral Associate/Fellow
Dr. Xianfang Wu Laboratory
Department of Cancer Biology

Dr. Xianfang Wu’s laboratory in the Department of Cancer Biology, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic is seeking enthusiastic and highly motivated postdoctoral associates/fellows for the following projects: (i) understanding the innate immunity regulation in human stem cells; (ii) modeling human diseases using pluripotent/multipotent stem cells-derived models. These projects will involve the use of many modern molecular techniques, including in vitro stem cell differentiation, CRISPR-Cas9 mediated genetic editing, 2D and 3D cell cultures, high-resolution cell imaging, and bioinformatic analysis (i.e. bulk and single cells RNA-Seq, ATAC-Seq). The strong conceptual and technological foundation along with compelling preliminary data presents a solid platform for these projects.

The ideal candidates should have a recent PhD or equivalent degree in molecular biology, extensive experience with mammalian cell culture, first-author publications in peer-reviewed journals, strong communication and analytical abilities, and enthusiasm for basic science research. The candidate with expertise in stem cell technology and mouse work will be preferred. 

Full applications should include curriculum vitae and contact information for three references.
Please send applications and informal inquiries to Dr. Xianfang Wu ( and Christina Stuart (

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