City of Hope Postdoctoral Fellow - DNA Damage Response Mechanisms in Duarte, California

Thank you for your interest. Please note, the purpose of this posting is to recruit for on-going and future postdoctoral positions to work in the areas of chromatin remodeling, epigenetic modifications, DNA damage response and tumor suppression (Nature 493:561-564; Cancer Cell 23:693-704; Mol. Cell 49:897-907) at the Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope.

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary

The approaches we take range from mammalian cell culture, molecular biology, biochemistry to mouse genetics. We are seeking Postdoctoral Fellow candidates who are self-motivated and career-oriented. The research environment is outstanding at Beckman Research Institute.

Applicants should send curriculum vitae to:

Xiaochun Yu, M.D., Ph.D.

Department of Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics

Email: xyu@coh.org

Beckman Research Institute

City of Hope National Medical Center

1500 E Duarte Rd., Duarte, CA 91910

Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:

  • A Ph.D. degree in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline is required;

  • A strong background in biochemistry and molecular cell biology is essential.

Preferred education experience and skills:

  • Experience with RNA biochemistry is desired.

Additional Information:

  • For more information about Dr. Yu’s research, please click here at https://www.cityofhope.org/people/yu-xiaochun .

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.

Job: Cancer Genetics & Epi Genetics

Title: Postdoctoral Fellow - DNA Damage Response Mechanisms

Location: California-Duarte

Requisition ID: 10000636