• Job Title: Post Doctoral Researcher
  • Job ID: 452873
  • Location: James Cancer Hospital/CCC
  • Department: Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Term
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $48,000.00
  • Salary Range Max: $55,000.00

Position summary

Post Doctoral Researcher (Job Opening 452873) - Post Doctoral Researcher in Chakravarti lab to pursue specialized research training and experience conducting research focusing on radiation resistance exhibited by cancer cells and identifying molecular targets to overcome this resistance; uses genomic and proteomic profiling of patient tissue samples to identify cluster of genes and proteins associated with minimal survival benefits; develops, adopts and implements new laboratory methods to achieve characterization of the genetic basis of human cancers; prepares research results for professional publications; prepares manuscripts; assists with the design of new grant applications, collection of preliminary data, and organization and writing of grants; guides and trains students and research staff; troubleshoots problems in the laboratory; participates in lab meetings, focus groups, scientific meetings and conferences; assists in supervising and training students.

Education and experience

A Doctoral degree in an appropriate discipline is required. Requires successful completion of a background check; qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.