Postdoctoral Fellow - Nima Sharifi Lab

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

ID: 7090181 (Ref.No. 19339098848)
Posted: December 6, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Highly motivated individuals with a PhD or MD/PhD in relevant area are encouraged to apply. This training position, under the direct supervision of a Cleveland Clinic Principal Investigator will provide practical training and experience in a research setting. This position is appointed through the Lerner Research Institute. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a commitment to research, a collaborative work ethic and strong communication skills, both written and verbal. This program is expected to be completed within 5 years.

Principal Investigator: Nima Sharifi, MD

Lerner Research Institute Department: Cancer Biology

Lab Research Topics:

Responsibilities:

  • Independent project design with the goal of data generation, analysis, interpretation and manuscript preparation
  • Lead a project on tumor metabolism
  • Interrogate metabolic phenotypes
  • Elucidate molecular mechanisms

Education:

  • PhD or MD/PhD required
  • MD with relevant laboratory experience may substitute for PhD

Languages:

  • English Proficiency proof required for candidates arriving on J-1, J-2, or F1 + OPT visa status

Work Experience:

  • Previous experience in a research or academic setting.  Graduate student experience meets this requirement.
  • Scientific writing experience

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • PPE per institutional requirements; may vary by laboratory

Preferred Application Materials:

  • CV
  • 3 references

Keywords: Postdoc, Research, Lerner Research Institute, Postdoctoral fellowship, Biochemistry, Tumor biology, Drug resistance, Androgens, Androgen receptor, Steroid metabolism, Tumor metabolism, Enzymes, Metabolomics


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