Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI)

Research Fellow - Rinath Jeselsohn Lab

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI)

Boston, MA, United States

Research Fellow – Rinath Jeselsohn Lab
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

The lab of Rinath Jeselsohn at DFCI is seeking an enthusiastic post-doctoral fellow with a background in cancer biology or molecular pharmacology. Our group focuses on developing and studying preclinical models of breast cancer, identifying mechanisms of tumor progression and resistance to targeted therapies, and the development of novel therapeutic strategies that can be translated to the clinic. We employ multiple high throughput technologies and this position offers a unique opportunity to be co-mentored by multiple investigators in an environment where experimental and computational research are highly integrated.

Responsibilities
We are seeking an enthusiastic post-doctoral fellow with a background in cancer biology or molecular pharmacology to join our research team. Our group focuses on developing and studying preclinical models of breast cancer and identifying mechanisms of resistance to targeted therapies and identifying novel therapeutic targets.

Successful candidates are expected to pursue their research projects and participate in a number of collaborations, write manuscripts, attend and present at local and national conferences.

Qualifications
• PhD or MD/PhD
• Enthusiastic, team player, and self-motivated individual
• Strong laboratory skills in molecular biology and cell biology
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Strong computational skills
• Prior publication in internationally recognized journals is required

For more information, or to apply, please visit: https://careers-dfci.icims.com/jobs/17638/research-fellow/job

About Dana-Faber:
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow’s physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.