Postdoctoral Associate - Pathology

University of Pittsburgh


ID: 7121951
Posted: January 24, 2023

Job Description

A Postdoctoral position in Jian Yu lab at The UPMC Hillman Cancer Center is open to study immunogenic cell death and stress rewiring in colon cancer. The researcher will study stress-related signaling pathways to identify novel targets for early detection, prevention, and treatment. The individual must possess a strong background in cancer biology and molecular genetics, and extensive training in molecular biology and cell biology is required and proved by publications. Experience with mouse tumor models and immunology is desirable but not required. The researcher will work independently as well as a team player with a multidisciplinary team and approach from signaling, omics, cells, mice to patient derived models. Please direct any specific question, 1-page cover letter, CV, and names of three referees to [email protected].

Pittsburgh is a vibrant and affordable city with great neighborhoods, convenient public transportation, excellent public schools, and abundant cultural activities. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled. Yu lab embraces diversity, equity, inclusion, and values individuality.Qualifications or Expectations:MD PhD PhdOpportunities Available:Fellowship applicationLocal and national meetingsmanuscript writingPoster and oral presentationsStudent mentoringWorkshop on emerging techniquesWorkshop on scientific writingDuties or Responsibilities:Cell cultureFlow and cell sortingImaging analysisMouse tumor modelsmRNA analysisOrganoid cultureprotein analysisTransfection
For more info about this position, visit: Instructions:Visit and View Requisition Number 22003198 to apply.