Postdoctoral Positions in Pancreatic Cancer Research (5/7/18)
Health Research Inc. (HRI) Roswell Park Division
- Center for Personalized Medicine
Commensurate with NIH Pay Scale and accumulated relevant research experience
Description of Duties:
The laboratory of Dr. Agnieszka Witkiewicz has an open postdoctoral position focused on the biology and genetics of pancreatic cancer. This work will employ genomic and metabolic features of the disease to develop new means for therapeutic intervention. This work will entail the use of clinical specimens, patient-derived models, and preclinical screens.
Ideal candidates will have experience with cancer research and have a track record of leading projects to publication. Postdoctoral fellows will be expected to direct independent projects in a multi-disciplinary setting, assist in mentoring junior lab members, and apply for independent fellowship funding. A long-term goal of the project is to bring the research to clinical application and fellows will have the opportunity to directly contribute to clinical trial development and interactions with the multi-disciplinary teams in pancreatic cancer.
1. PhD in a related discipline
2. Record of research accomplishment
3. Self motivated with a positive attitude
4. Strong interpersonal skills
Interested individuals should send a CV, statement of interest, and a list of three references to: