Postdoctoral Fellow

Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Aug 25, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

Posting Details

Job Code/Title PD - Post Doctoral Position Number P00001 Working Title Postdoctoral Fellow Department Dentistry / Philips Institute Organizational Overview

At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range Commensurate Campus MCV Campus Position Type Post Doc Hours/Week 29 Normal work days Monday - Friday Normal work hours 8am-5pm Job Category Laboratory Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant. Sensitive Position Yes- A pre-employment fingerprint background check will be required. Resource Critical No Description of the Job

One post-doctoral position is available at Virginia Commonwealth University to investigate targeted therapies in neuroblastoma and triple negative breast cancer.

The Faber lab is focused on expanding the possible targets in the genome to treat neuroblastoma and triple negative breast cancer. We will use high-throughput means, including bioinformatic analyses, to look at diverse targets including those in the epigenome and mitochondria. The goal is to preclinically develop these novel therapies through rigorous preclinical testing.

Required Qualifications

Applicants should have a recent Doctoral Degree (or soon to graduate) in the areas of cancer biology, cancer bioinformatics or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications Job Open Date 08/25/2020 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants

Interested applicants should upload CV, a brief description of their research achievements and interests, and names and contact information of at least three references.

Additional Information Quick Link Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Are you a current VCU employee?
    • Yes
    • No
Optional & Required Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Optional Documents
  1. Reference Letter - 1
  2. Reference Letter - 2
  3. Reference Letter - 3
  4. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  5. Other Document

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