Date Posted: Apr 10, 2019
- City of Hope
- Location: Duarte, CA
- Job Number: 7056896
- Posting Date: Apr 10, 2019
The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope is looking for a talented Postdoctoral Fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Rick Kittles. The laboratory is involved in understanding the role of vitamin D signaling in prostate cancer health disparities.
Specific responsibilities include knowledge and experience in cell culture, immunoblotting, processing of patient samples, siRNA transfections, clonogenic and migration assays, qPCR, luciferase reporter assay, Mass Spectrophotometry, RNAseq and ChIP-seq. Postdoc will also collaborate with clinicians and community leaders to plan health fairs and address prostate cancer health disparities.
Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
A Ph.D. degree in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline is required;
Determined and self-motivated scientist;
3 years or less postdoc experience;
Good publication record in cancer, population science, molecular pathways;
Excellent in written and verbal communication;
Good knowledge in statistics;
Excellent in computer skills.
City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.