Posted: August 3, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
A postdoctoral position is available in the oral cancer research lab of Keith Kirkwood, located at the University at Buffalo and in collaboration with the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, NY. The Kirkwood Lab applies an interdisciplinary approach that integrates use of bioinformatics, novel drug delivery systems in humanized mouse models to study oral cancer tumorigenesis. The position will focus on the manipulating a phosphatase in the myeloid-compartment within tumor microenvironment on the tumor immune dynamics and novel neoadjuvant therapies (Li, et al, Oral Oncology, 2020) paper and recent manuscript currently under review. We are looking for eager, self-directed scientists with excellent writing skills. Our laboratory is currently funded by grants awarded from the Department of Defense and the National Institutes of Health.