Postdoctoral Fellow

City of Hope

Duarte, CA

Job posting number: #7214951 (Ref:10024620)

Posted: February 8, 2024

Salary / Pay Rate: $34.00 - $37.55 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Join the forefront of groundbreaking research at theBeckman Research Institute of City of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. Our dedicated and compassionate faculty and staff are driven by a common mission: Contribute to innovative approaches in predicting, preventing, and curing diseases, shaping the future of medicine through cutting-edge research.

We are looking for a Postdoctoral Fellowship within the laboratory of Dr Zhao Wang, at the Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope. The Zhao Wang lab focuses on pathological cardiac remodeling due to cardiac hypertrophy, heart failure, cancer treatment, myocardial infarction, senescence and diabetes. We use approaches that span biomedical disciplines, integrating genetics in lab models, tissue culture, imaging and multi-omics. Our work has yielded exciting insights about the roles of myocardial metabolism, the unfolded protein response, the integrated stress response, translation regulation and adipokines. For more information on his research please visit here.

As a successful candidate, you will:

· Focus on cardiotoxicity under cancer treatment and molecular regulations of cardiac metabolism in response to ischemic heart disease.

· Multidisciplinary techniques will be used, including mouse genetics, iPSC culture and differentiation, molecular biology, and cell biology.


· A Ph.D. or M.D. within life sciences

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, please click here

Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $34.00 - $37.55 / 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.

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