JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Job Opportunities

 June 2017 

Lupold Lab: Prostate Cancer And RNA Processing
James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute

MD

A Postdoctoral position is available at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute within in the laboratory of Dr. Shawn E. Lupold, Ph.D.  (http://urology.jhu.edu/research/lupold/)

Area of Research
This fully funded postdoctoral fellowship position will study the role of microRNAs and alternative mRNA polyadenylation in prostate cancer cell and tumor biology. Candidates will be working in a highly collaborative academic research community with a strong history of training and mentorship in prostate cancer research.

Required Duties
The selected individual will manage a complex molecular prostate cancer research project, which will include the planning, design, execution, data recording, and analysis of molecular cancer research studies.  The individual will coordinate, organize, and document research findings.  Research progress and results will be presented at laboratory and institutional meetings, as well as at national and/or international scientific meetings.  The individual will work with the team to prepare, write, and submit scientific manuscripts.  The Lupold Laboratory is dedicated to fellow training, growth and success within a friendly team science cancer research environment. 

Required Qualifications
Applicants should have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. with 0-3 years of postdoctoral research experience.  Experience in molecular biology and cancer or mammalian cell biology are required.  Applicants with experience in microRNA and/or alternative polyadenylation will receive top priority.   Applicants must be willing to work individually and within a team science environment.

To Apply:
Candidates should e-mail C.V. and statement of interest to Dr. Shawn Lupold at slupold@jhmi.edu


 June 2017 

Lupold And DeWeese Lab: Prostate Cancer, DNA Repair, And Non-Coding RNA 
Departments of Urology, Oncology, and Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences.

MD

A Postdoctoral position is available at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute within in the laboratories of Dr. Shawn E. Lupold, Ph.D. and Ted DeWeese, M.D.  This is a collaborative position encompassing the Departments of Urology, Oncology, and Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences.

Area of Research
This fully funded postdoctoral fellowship position will study the role of microRNAs, DNA repair, prostate cancer biology, and radiation therapy.  Candidates will be working in a highly collaborative academic research community with a strong history of training, mentorship, and collaborative translational prostate cancer research.

Required Duties
The selected individual will manage a complex molecular prostate cancer research project, which will include the planning, design, execution, data recording, and analysis of molecular cancer research and tumor biology studies.  The individual will coordinate, organize, and document research findings.  Research progress and results will be presented at laboratory and institutional meetings, as well as at national and/or international scientific meetings.  The individual will work with the team to prepare, write, and submit scientific manuscripts.  The Lupold and DeWeese laboratories are dedicated to fellow training, growth and success within a friendly team science cancer research environment. 

Required Qualifications
Applicants should have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. with 0-3 years of postdoctoral research experience.  Experience in translational cancer research is required.  Applicants with experience in radiation oncology, experimental therapeutics, and transgenic tumor models will receive top priority.   Applicants must be willing to work individually and within a team science environment.

To Apply:
Candidates should e-mail C.V. and statement of interest to Dr. Shawn Lupold at slupold@jhmi.edu. 

 

 


 

April 2017 


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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR POSITION, DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY, COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO

The Department of Pathology at the University of Illinois at Chicago seeks to hire an outstanding early career scientist at the rank of Assistant Professor tenure-track. Candidates must have a PhD, and have shown potential for developing a sustainable independent research program, as evidenced by a career development award, strong publications or competitive grant funding.  The field of research is not restricted; however, competitive candidates will have a research focus that fits well with the existing strengths in the Department and College of Medicine in terms of biological mechanisms, methodological approach or opportunities for translation in pathology practice.  The Department currently has strengths in prostate cancer, carcinogenesis and chemoprevention, advanced tissue imaging and biomarker development.   

For fullest consideration submit resume/curriculum vitae to http://jobs.uic.edu. The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.  Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.