PD - Post Doctoral
Post Doctoral Fellow
Massey Cancer Center
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Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the
VCU Health System?
Does this position require a pre-placement medical
Is any portion of this position grant-funded?
Yes- A pre-employment fingerprint background check will be
Description of the Job
We are looking for a highly motivated junior postdoc who recently
completed their PhD and has experience in cellular and molecular
biology in the area of lung cancer, K-Ras biology, Immuno-oncology,
and pre-clinical drug evaluation.
The candidate is expected to utilize various techniques, including
but not limited to, basic molecular biology in vitro techniques
(IB, PCR, IHC, IF, flow cytometry, etc.), in-vivo tumor models, and
-Previous research experience in the area of lung cancer
-Previous experience in mouse lung cancer models
-Minimum of 1-2 first author papers in international peer-reviewed
-English proficiency for communication purposes and manuscript
-Candidate must have a PhD in molecular biology or equivalent
degree in related fields
Job Open Date
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Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicant materials must be submitted via the VCU jobs portal at
Health and dental benefits provided for postdoctoral positions can
be viewed at https://research.vcu.edu/postdoc/health.htm.
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Optional & Required Documents
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Other Document
- Reference Letter - 1
- Reference Letter - 2
- Reference Letter - 3