Postdoctoral and Other Research Opportunities

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Virginia Commonwealth University
02 Feb 2023
03 Apr 2023
Job Type
Employment - Hours
Full time
Fixed term
*Virginia Commonwealth University - School of Medicine* *Internal Medicine* *Postdoctoral and Other Research Opportunities*

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine is a premier academic medical center located in the heart of Richmond. VCU School of Medicine comprises 18 clinical departments, eight basic health science departments, and 11 affiliated institutes and centers, and provides preeminent education to physicians and scientists in order to improve the quality of healthcare for humanity. All full-time university staff are eligible for our generous benefits package. Explore our benefits further here:

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position Available in the Division of Hematology/Oncology

This Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Postdoc) will be working with Dr. Bhaumik B Patel, Professor of Medicine. This Postdoc is expected to perform the highest quality research in developing novel molecules for targeting CSCs. The Postdoc will have the opportunity to work with advanced primary human cultures including organoids, and ALI cultures. Moreover, they will utilize state-of-the-art techniques including but not limited to CYTOF, single-cell RNA seq, etc. to assess CSC phenotype and anti-cancer immune response. We specialize in understanding the role of growth factor signaling in regulation of CSC self-renewal as well as developing and testing novel therapies to selectively inhibit cancers stem cells, the root cause of cancer-related morbidity/mortality. The Postdoc will also have an opportunity to participate in the cutting-edge collaborative research projects spanning multiple laboratories at VCU and McGuire VA Medical center. For more details and to apply for this position go to:

The Department of Internal Medicine is also seeking applicants for other employment opportunities.

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Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action university providing access to education and employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, political affiliation, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or disability.

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