Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: 4833617
Postdoctoral Scholar (Cancer Detection and Treatment Discovery) - Stoyanova Lab
University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF08488
The laboratory of Dr. Tanya Stoyanova in the Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is seeking applicants for a full-time postdoctoral position. In this role, the candidate will be a critical member of a team of scientists dedicated to developing new early cancer detection approaches and therapeutic strategies for late stage cancers.
We are seeking applicants to support three on-going projects: (1) Understanding mechanisms that regulate cancer progression, (2) Develop new therapeutic strategies for metastatic cancer, and (3) Develop new for tumor imaging and surgical guidance for precise excisions of metastatic lesions.
The candidate should have a PhD, MD or PhD-MD degree with a strong background in one or more of the following areas: cancer biology, animal models, biochemistry, molecular and cell biology, therapeutics and imaging. Prior experience in working with animal models and surgical procedures are highly desired. The postdoctoral scholar is expected to have critical thinking abilities, excellent technical skills, and excellent organizational, writing and communication skills.
Please submit your curriculum vitae with the contact information of 3 references and a cover letter.
To apply, please visit: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF08488
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
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