Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM), Cornell University

Postdoctoral Positions: Drug Development and Cancer Diagnostics

Weill Cornell Medicine

New York, NY, United States

Positions available for innovative, motivated, researchers with strong problem-solving skills.
(i) Developing genetic and epigenetic assays for detecting and classifying early cancer and recurrence directly from blood samples (i.e. liquid biopsy);
(ii) Developing and screening novel small-molecule drugs to measure target engagement, pathway modulation in cancer biology.

Applicants should have a Ph.D., with substantial recent research experience in some of these specialties: biochemistry, bioanalytical chemistry, cancer genetics, cell culture, molecular biology (including cloning), genomics, bioinformatics, protein interactions, fluorescence-based assays, pharmacology, liquid-handling robotics and/or automation in NGS, qPCR or digital PCR technology. Competitive salary commensurate with experience.

E.mail curriculum vitae including names/contact of three references to Professor Francis Barany: barany@med.cornell.edu

Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that’s committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world. Our doctors and scientists-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization-are engaged in world-class clinical care and cutting-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side’s scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine’s powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U.S. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients – the center of everything we do. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled employer.


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Postdoctoral Positions: Drug Development and Cancer Diagnostics