Postdoctoral Opportunities

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October 07 2019

Postdoctoral Fellow in Brain Tumor Translational Research

Our laboratory is interested in investigating the genetic and functional heterogeneity of tumor stem-like cells that initiate and sustain the growth of the most aggressive brain tumor in adults, i.e. glioblastoma. We integrate genomic measurements with phenotypic analysis and use this information to gain mechanistic insights into the development of [...]
September 27 2019

Postdoctoral Researcher in DNA excision repair

Description The Mao lab in the Cellular and Molecular Oncology research program at the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center (UNMCCC) is seeking highly motivated postdoctoral researchers to investigate the mechanisms of DNA excision repair and its impact on cancer mutations. The Mao lab has developed several novel genome-wide DNA [...]
September 17 2019

Xue Lab Postdoctoral Position: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

A postdoctoral researcher position is open immediately in Dr. Xue’s laboratory in the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology at University of New Mexico (https://sites.google.com/site/xiangxueus/home) to study the molecular mechanisms for inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer. We utilize cell line and enteroid cultures, mouse models, patient tissues and a [...]
September 11 2019

Postdoctoral Fellows – Translational Cancer Research

Postdoctoral positions are available immediately to investigate mechanisms of target organ metastatic specificity, notably to brain. Specifically, unique scientific opportunities are presented for deciphering the biology and therapeutic utilities of Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs) directly isolated and characterized from cancer patients - “seeds" of fatal metastatic disease.  Positions relate to [...]
September 09 2019

Postdoctoral Researcher in DNA excision repair

The Mao lab (www.pengmaolab.com) in the Cellular and Molecular Oncology research program at the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center (UNMCCC) is seeking highly motivated postdoctoral researchers to investigate the mechanisms of DNA excision repair and its impact on cancer mutations. The Mao lab has developed several novel genome-wide [...]
December 18 2018

Cancer Control and Population Science

Postdoctoral Researcher in Cancer Control and Population Science The University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center (UNMCCC) is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to participate in a variety of projects concerning cancer risk reduction, screening determinants, multilevel/multicomponent behavioral interventions, and cancer epidemiology. The candidate will be encouraged to develop [...]
November 05 2018

Postdoctoral Researcher in Cancer Epigenetics

The Fan lab in the Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics, and Genomics Research Program at the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center (UNMCCC) is seeking for one highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to investigate the epigenetic mechanisms of mitotic transcriptional memory. Currently, we aim to unravel the pathogenesis mechanisms of T-cell acute [...]
September 15 2017

Postdoctoral Researcher in DNA replication and DNA repair

The Tomkinson lab in the Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics, and Genomics Research Program at the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center (UNMCCC) is seeking highly motivated postdoctoral researchers to investigate the mechanisms of DNA replication and DNA repair in human cells repair with a focus on the final ligation step. [...]
August 31 2017

Bioinformatics Postdoctoral Fellowships

Postdoctoral Fellowships available in Bioinformatics at UNMCCC Two postdoctoral fellowship positions are available at University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center.  The successful candidates will work in an interdisciplinary environment with experienced oncologists biologists and computer scientists. The focus of the position is to perform genomic data analysis, bioinformatics tool [...]
May 15 2017

Fero Laboratory Postdoctoral Fellow Positions

Postdoctoral Fellow position in the Fero laboratory at the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center Candidates will lead research projects that utilize new technologies to identification of microRNA targets responsible for normal lymphocyte development and lymphomagenesis, and their interaction with cell cycle regulators using both pre-clinical models and human tissue [...]
February 20 2017

Biostatistics Fellow Position

Duties and Responsibilities Develop new statistical methodology for large-scale genetic association studies and next generation sequencing studies. Analyze, interpret and present genetic and environmental factors that are associated with cancer risk, progression and survival using advanced statistical methods and co-author peer reviewed papers. Participate in study design, grant writing, data [...]
February 14 2017

Lee Laboratory Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Gene Regulation and Chromatin Biology

About the Opportunity We have an exciting opportunity for a postdoctoral fellow to unravel the secrets of cancer biology. The candidate should have a PhD or MD/PhD, and a strong foundation in transcription, epigenetics, RNA biology and genomics with demonstrated publications. The candidate will work independently to generate hypothesis and [...]
March 01 2016

Adams Lab Postdoctoral Fellow in Ovarian Cancer Research

About the Opportunity Candidates for this position should have a PhD or MD and a strong foundation in cellular immunology, with experience in immunologic assays, flow cytometry, and animal work. Fellows will be expected to develop and test hypotheses, to design and conduct experiments, to interpret data and prepare figures [...]