Post-doctoral Research Affiliate in Urology

Health Research Inc. (HRI) Roswell Park Division
Full Time
Commensurate with accumulated relevant research experience
Description of Duties

The candidate will take part in an NIH-funded project to study the role of prostate endothelial-epithelial cell interaction in androgen metabolism and androgen receptor signaling in prostate cancer. The candidate is expected to work independently and have the capability of trouble-shooting and developing experimental procedures, and data collection/collation/presentation to PIs. (posted 9/2/18)


PhD within 5 years or MS within 10 years (preferably) of laboratory experience with demonstrated expertise in: tissue and cell culture; sterile technique for handling human tissue specimens; isolation and quantification of RNA/DNA/proteins from cultured cells or tissue specimens; viral vector-mediated transduction/transfection; basic molecular biology and biochemistry techniques (agarose gel electrophoresis, Western blotting, spectrometry, flow cytometry etc.); ordering, and laboratory maintenance. Experience in RNASeq data analysis, IHC, radioactive analyses, or thin-layer chromatography is a plus.

Applicant Instructions

Interested candidates should submit a CV and letter of interest to BOTH of the following investigators:

Dr. Gary Smith
Distinguished Member
Department of Urology

Dr. Yue Wu
Assistant Member
Department of Urology