Post Doctoral Position

Department
Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Hours/Shift
Full time
Salary
Based on NIH recommendations
Description of Duties

We are searching for a highly motivated, self-driven scientist to fill a postdoctoral fellow position in cancer research. The main effort of the laboratory is to develop novel therapeutics to overcome drug resistance in cancer, primarily cancers overexpressing EGFR and/or HER2, or carrying mutated p53. Recent papers from this lab include: 1) Nature Communications, 8, 2052, 2017; 2) Science Translational Medicine, 11, eaav1620, 2019.

Strong experience working with mouse tumor models is essential. The applicant should also be proficient in laboratory skills for cell biology, molecular biology and pharmacology. Fundamental knowledge about signal transduction pathways and cancer pharmacology is beneficial.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will be proficient in writing scientific publications and verbal presentation of research data. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Pharmacology, Cell Biology, or related discipline. The salary provided will be according to the NIH recommendations.

Applicant Instructions

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter together with a comprehensive curriculum vitae and contact information of three referees to yuesheng.zhang@roswellpark.org