Postdoctoral Fellow - RNA Splicing Dysregulation and DNA Damage Response
City of Hope
Job posting number: #7075645 (Ref:10009927)
Posted: February 17, 2023
Salary / Pay Rate: $30.00 - $33.13 / hour
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
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The Wang Laboratory at the Department of Systems Biology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, is seeking for a talented and motivated Postdoctoral Fellow to lead the project for RNA splicing dysregulation and oncogenesis in blood malignancies. Candidates with strong background in RNA splicing, cancer biology, animal models, and bioinformatics are encouraged to apply. Wang Laboratory is currently funded by R01 and foundation grants.
Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
- PhD or MD degree in hematology, molecular biology, cancer biology, or a related discipline is required.
- Understanding of RNA processing and metabolism is required.
- Knowledge in transcriptome analysis is preferred.
- Familiar with genetic murine models is preferred.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Self-motivated, independent and creative.
- As a condition of employment, City of Hope requires staff to comply with all state and federal vaccination mandates.
- For consideration, please submit a CV, a brief statement of scientific research interests, and information for at least two references.
- For detail laboratory information, please visit:https://www.cityofhope.org/lili-wang
Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $30.00 - $33.13 / hour
The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.
City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.