Postdoctoral Fellow

Georgia Cancer Center, Augusta University

Augusta, Georgia, United States

Postdoctoral Fellow Positions in Cancer Metabolism Research


With recent new funding, our lab at the Georgia Cancer Center at the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University is currently seeking to fill two postdoctoral fellow positions in cancer metabolism research. The successful candidates will work on NCI-funded projects, with a focus on transcriptional and epigenetic regulation of cancer metabolic reprogramming in response to nutritional stresses and therapies. Examples of our recent work can be found here:

  1. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24315373 (Cell Metab. 2013 Dec 3;18(6):896-907)
  2. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26774480 (Cell Rep. 2016 Jan 26;14(3):506-519)
  3. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27705805 (Cell Rep. 2016 Oct 4;17(2):609-623)
  4. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31088832 (Cancer Res. 2019 Aug 1;79(15):3837-3850)


The positions require driven, creative individuals who have strong research experience in molecular biology, cell metabolism, cancer research, and/or animal tumor models. The successful candidates are expected to be well organized, to perform experiments independently, to prioritize tasks, to complete work and meet deadlines, to be detail-oriented and highly motivated.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in biomedical fields or an M.D. degree. Please send a cover letter (including research experience), curriculum vitae, and contact information of three references to Dr. Han-Fei Ding via e-mail at hding@augusta.edu.


The Georgia Cancer Center is the only state-run cancer center in the state of Georgia. The Medical College of Georgia (MCG) is the 3rd oldest medical school in the Southeast of the United States. As the only public medical school in Georgia, MCG provides its postdoctoral fellows with superior fringe benefits including a generous retirement plan.

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Postdoctoral Fellow