Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Department: MED-Urology Salary/Grade: RES/
Postdoctoral fellow position supported by NIH and DoD is available to elucidate the role of epigenetic modifications in prostate and breast cancer initiation/progression, utilizing both in vitro and in vivo model systems. The candidate should have experience in molecular biology, cell culture, imaging, and mouse xenograft. The position will continue to focus on developing the skills necessary to obtain grants and scientific publications and become an independent Investigator.
To conduct experiments including molecular biology, cell culture, imaging, and mouse xenograft.
To develop new techs to obtain grants and publications
To help write grants and compete for funding
To help write and contribute to publications resulting from research done in the lab
PhD and/or MD/PhD
Minimum Competencies: (Skills, knowledge, and abilities.)
Evidence of first author peer-reviewed publications
Prior molecular and/or cancer biology experience and evidence of project development
Preferred Competencies: (Skills, knowledge, and abilities)
Experienced in Animal work/or drug treatment/or surgery
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 36288
About Northwestern University
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.