Postdoctoral Scholar in Ovarian Cancers - UCLA G.O. Discovery Laboratory

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA

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Posted: 01-Feb-24

Location: Los Angeles, California

Type: Full-time

Salary: Open

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Academic/Faculty
Biological/Biomedical Sciences

Internal Number: 4981568



Postdoctoral Scholar in Ovarian Cancers - UCLA G.O. Discovery Laboratory
University of California Los Angeles

Requisition Number: JPF08602
The G.O. Discovery Laboratory at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is seeking a Postdoctoral Scholar. The laboratory is affiliated with the UCLA Eli and Edythe Broad Cell Research Center, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, and the Molecular Biology Institute. This appointment will be under the supervision of Professor Sanaz Memarzadeh, M.D., Ph.D., in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine.
Applications are being sought from recent Ph.D., M.D., or M.D./Ph.D. graduates with a strong background in molecular and cell biology. Candidates are expected to have experience with microscopy, immunohistochemistry, FACS analysis, virology, and immunology. Experience with small animal surgical procedures are strongly preferred. The ideal candidate should be highly motivated and have publications in peer reviewed journals with at least two being the first author.
The candidate will be part of a scholarly team performing research aimed at developing more effective treatment strategies for therapy of ovarian cancers that can be taken from the laboratory and applied to clinical practice. The candidate will participate in funded translational research programs to study the mechanisms of therapy resistance in ovarian cancers. Focus areas of study will include but are not limited to DNA damage response, cancer initiating tumor cell subpopulations, and the role of immune cells in regulating response to therapy.
Salary will be determined based on qualifications and experience.
The posted UC salary scales (https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/compensation/index.html ) set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 23: Postdoctoral Scholar-Employee, Postdoctoral Scholar-Fellow, Postdoctoral Scholar-Paid Direct, Fiscal Year.
For more information regarding the G.O. Laboratory, please visit: www.godiscoverylab.com
Applications will require the following documents:

  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Letter of interest
  • Reprints of 3 peer-reviewed publications in which the applicant is a co-author
  • 3 Letters of recommendation

Interested candidates can apply through the UC Recruit system located at:
https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF08602
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To apply, please visit: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF08602
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