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Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Cancer Signaling, Lill and Dey Labs

South San Francisco
California, United States of America

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The Position

We have an open position for a talented, highly motivated Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join the laboratories of Dr. Jennie Lill (Proteomics & NGS) and Dr. Anwesha Dey (Discovery Oncology). This will be a joint appointment focusing on the utilization of molecular biology, biochemistry, proteomics and informatics to study the role of the Hippo pathway in cancer.

The successful candidate will have experience in cellular experiments using cell lines (FACS, IP Western signaling experiments, CRISPR) and will have strong computational skills and be familiar with working with large omics datasets. Experience working with mouse models or mass spectrometry/proteomics is a plus.

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Who You Are

The qualified individual will possess a Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Developmental Biology, Biochemistry, Molecular or Cell Biology or related fields with a solid publication record. The candidate should have experience dissecting intracellular signaling pathway analyses using a range of biochemical, molecular biology and computational skills.

Excellent communication and writing skills as well as a record of accomplishment of working in highly collaborative environments is essential.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate scientific rigor and a willingness to collaborate with a highly multi-disciplinary team of scientist. Additional expectations include publication of research in high-quality scientific journals.

How to Apply

To apply for this position prior to August 6th, we would like a copy of your resume including the names of three current references. We also require a two paragraph long proposal, proposing a study of your choice to help further elucidate signaling mechanisms associated with the Hippo pathway.

Who We Are

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