Post-doctoral Fellow, Epigenomics

Organization: 
Genome Sciences Centre
Job Location: 
Vancouver, BC
Salary: 
TBD based on education and experience
Benefits: 

Level 1

Job Description: 

A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the Genome Sciences Centre at the BC Cancer Agency (BCCA) to study with Dr. Steven Jones, about epigenomic programming processes as a novel approach for cancer therapy.

The fellow will join a laboratory with a focus on leveraging the availability of cancer genomic data to couple drug candidate discovery with the underlying genotype of the tumours being evaluated to identify novel therapeutic targets. The following link provides an overview of all current projects: http://www.bcgsc.ca/platform/dd/

Requirements: 

The successful candidate will have recently completed graduate studies in a PhD or MD/PhD program with a strong research and publication record in the biological sciences. Experience in molecular biology, cell biology, tissue culture or animal tumor models, is required and familiarity with drug screening is a plus.

BCCA hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Location: British Columbia Cancer Research Centre, Vancouver, Canada

Duration: 1-3 years (possibility of extension).

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Contact Information: 

To Apply

Please send your resume with cover letter to bcgscjobs@bcgsc.ca