Postdoctoral Fellow | GenomeWeb

Postdoctoral Fellow

Organization
Weill Cornell Medicine
Job Location
413 East 69th Street, Room 1452
New York, NY 10021
Job Description

The laboratory of Dr. Himisha Beltran at the Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, is recruiting a postdoctoral fellow for ongoing research in prostate cancer.  Dr. Beltran’s lab combines multi-disciplinary approaches to study the prostate cancer disease progression and treatment resistance.  A major focus of the lab is in understanding the mechanisms driving the neuroendocrine resistance phenotype in prostate cancer. This includes the use of genomics and epigenomics, development of preclinical model systems, and testing of novel treatment strategies. For this project, the candidates will use molecular techniques in combination with cell line models, organoids, and xenografts. The project is translational in nature and will allow for a broad network of interactions with computational, clinical and basic researchers here at Weill Cornell and at other institutions. The position is open to graduating Ph.D. students and current postdoctoral fellows. Candidates must have a Ph.D. and a strong background in, molecular biology, cancer genomics, biochemistry or other related fields.

Competitive salary will be offered and the starting date is flexible. 

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae, a brief summary of research experience and interests and contact information for three references in a pdf file to:

Himisha Beltran, M.D.

Department of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
hip9004@med.cornell.edu

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