Postdoctoral Fellow - Systems Biology

City of Hope

Monrovia, CA

ID: 7062468 (Ref.No. 10004955)
Posted: November 21, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Thank you for your interest. Please note, the purpose of this posting is to recruit for on-going and future positions.

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary

The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope Department of Systems Biology is seeking for a talented and motivated Postdoctoral Fellow to lead the project for RNA splicing dysregulation and oncogenesis in blood malignancies. Candidates with strong background in RNA splicing, cancer biology, and bioinformatics are encouraged to apply.


Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:

  • An M.D. or Ph.D. degree in hematology, molecular biology, cancer biology, or a related discipline is required
  • Understanding fundamental mechanism of RNA splicing is required
  • Knowledge in transcriptome analysis is preferred
  • Familiar with genetic murine models is preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated, independent and creative
Additional Information:

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.






 

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