Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

MD Anderson

Houston, TX, United States

Postdoctoral
Position in the Byers Lab

 

A postdoctoral position is available to study novel
therapeutic targets and molecular mechanisms associated with resistance in non-small
cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and small cell lung cancer (SCLC) in the laboratory of
Lauren Averett Byers, M.D. at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
in Houston, TX.  The lab is largely
interested using high-throughput proteomic screening to discover and validate potential
drug targets and biomarkers of therapeutic resistance in SCLC and NSCLC.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply
and provide three professional references.


JOB KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Enthusiastic,
    highly self-motivated candidate, with the ability to function independently and
    as part of an interactive team

  • A
    strong background in cell signaling and molecular biology

  • Experience
    in flow cytometry is preferred

  • Dedication
    to basic research, a true “drive”, is important

  • Prior
    experience with studies involving mice is preferred

  • Command
    of written and spoken English language

  • Prior
    publication record

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

Applications are invited from qualified individuals,
interested in working in a translational research lab, with a PhD and/or MD.
Preferred candidate should have less than 2 years of prior postdoctoral
experience with background in cancer biology, biochemistry, cell biology, or molecular
biology and be highly motivated to pursue a career in biomedical research.

 

Interested applicants should send their CV, along with
names and contact info for 3 references to:

rcardnell@mdanderson.org

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Postdoctoral Fellow