Postdoctoral Scholar
College of Medicine
6d ago


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Postdoctoral scholar position is available for translational research training in melanoma, focusing on dissecting the underlying biology of the disease.

Fellows will use several cell and animal model systems as well as many state-of-the-art techniques and technologies unravel the biology of melanoma.

These include organotypic models, xenograft and transgenic animal models, nanoparticles, flow & filtration systems, MRI and ultrasound technologies.

A Ph.D., M.D., M.D. / Ph.D. or equivalent degree is required. Applicants must have proven skills and experience in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, genetics or pharmacology.

The position requires a minimum 2-year commitment and may be extended beyond this period depending on funding.

Basic knowledge of cancer and experience in animal experimentation is preferred but not required.

Application materials must include an application letter, Curriculum Vita, and the names and contact information of three references.


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