Transcription, Chromatin and Epigenetics

By | 2018-05-03T13:34:24+00:00 September 16th, 2018|

This FASEB SRC is designed to highlight the major advances in science and integrate different topics, which are part of an extremely fast-moving and exciting field of research. The biological scope and the mechanisms of action of DNA and RNA molecules, which have roles in dosage compensation, imprinting, enhancer function and transcriptional regulation, have a [...]

Research Assistant II

By | 2018-05-09T12:10:16+00:00 April 27th, 2018|

SUMMARY The Research Assistant II position provides technical and coordination skills to support laboratory research projects in the Department of Epigenetics and Molecular Carcinogenesis at the Houston campus. JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES Research Support Provide experimental and technical support for ongoing research projects. Perform duties in accordance with general and/or specific plans. Assists in the design [...]

Postdoctoral Associate – Cancer Research

By | 2018-05-07T10:01:04+00:00 April 27th, 2018|

The Human Genetics Department at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has an exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral Associate. This position will carry out advanced independent and/or directed research to achieve the objectives of the research project. Duties assigned to this position will require an in-depth knowledge of a specialized field, process, and [...]

Research Assistant Professor or Postdoctoral Scientist

By | 2018-04-27T15:06:21+00:00 April 27th, 2018|

We are seeking a motivated Research Assistant Professor or Postdoc who is interested in advancing his or her career in a vibrant and highly collaborative environment to join my interdisciplinary team at the Huntsman Cancer Institute. I am Dr. Neli Ulrich, Senior Director for Population Sciences at the Huntsman Cancer Institute and have research projects available in: Cancer prognosis, [...]


By | 2018-04-26T11:35:34+00:00 April 26th, 2018|

Posting Summary The Division of Experimental Pathology of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (http://rwjms.rutgers.edu/departments_institutes/pathpweb/) seeks applicants for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or M.D. degree. Physician/Board-certified pathologist scientists are strongly encouraged to apply. Qualifications Minimum Education and Experience must hold a Ph.D. or [...]

Faculty Positions in Molecular Epidemiology

By | 2018-04-24T08:43:31+00:00 April 24th, 2018|

The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center (SKCC) at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is pleased to announce faculty positions in the area of Molecular Epidemiology in Cancer. This is an open-rank position, seeking epidemiologists with expertise in genetics, genomics, epigenetics, gene-environment interactions, and genetic risk assessment. Experience in combining genomic/genetic information, patient electronic health records, and [...]

Vice Chair of Research – Gastrointestinal Oncology

By | 2018-04-21T16:07:56+00:00 April 21st, 2018|

The H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute (Moffitt) is seeking an outstanding investigator who is a leader in the Gastrointestinal (GI) cancer research field, and who will serve as Vice Chair of Research of the Gastrointestinal Oncology Department of Moffitt. The expertise of the Applicant should be evident in top-tier publications, extramural funding, an [...]

Research Specialist

By | 2018-04-20T10:25:45+00:00 April 20th, 2018|

Under general supervision, performs a variety of defined research and laboratory tests and experiments according to prescribed protocols and assigned schedules. Sets up experiments as prescribed by a principal investigator. May be required to participate in laboratory maintenance activities such as sterilization and cleaning of equipment, ordering of supplies, inventory and media preparation. Maintains records, [...]

Post Doctoral Fellow

By | 2018-04-20T11:53:29+00:00 April 20th, 2018|

For full consideration applications must be received by May 4, 2018. Position is open until filled. For more information or to apply visit https://und.edu/finance-operations/human-resources-payroll/careers/secure/job-openings-external.cfm. Job Summary and Responsibilities: Research interests in mechanisms of chromatin regulation and model organisms. The position is available immediately and is planned for at least three years, with a possibility of renewal. [...]

Program Co-Leader – CMG

By | 2018-04-18T10:14:27+00:00 April 18th, 2018|

The Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine and Massey Cancer Center are seeking a successful scientist and leader to serve as the Program Co-Leader of the Cancer Molecular Genetics (CMG) research program at the cancer center. The CMG program consists of a multidisciplinary group of 26 investigators from 12 academic departments representing four schools. [...]

Post Doctoral Associate

By | 2018-04-07T09:40:56+00:00 April 7th, 2018|

Postdoctoral Position in Epigenetics, the Cell Cycle and Hematopoiesis at the University of Massachusetts Medical School Responsibilities A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Merav Socolovsky in the Department of Cancer Biology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. We investigate the process of mammalian blood cell differentiation, with a focus on [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow – Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics

By | 2018-04-05T07:37:12+00:00 April 5th, 2018|

NCI-funded positions are available now for motivated, creative post-doctoral candidates interested in fundamental molecular mechanisms ensuring genomic and epigenomic stability and how the mechanistic deficiency relate to cancer initiation, progression, and therapeutic intervention. For more scientific background, please refer to our recent publications (Nature Medicine 13:812-819, 2007; Nature Chem. Biol. 6:766-773, 2010; Mol. Cell. 47:444-456, [...]

Associate Investigator

By | 2018-04-05T07:50:22+00:00 April 5th, 2018|

The Associate Investigator is a self-sustaining Scientist and has achieved recognition in his/her field. The Associate Investigator heads a Laboratory and is responsible for the hiring, training and management of his/her Lab personnel and for assuring that they work according to the Baylor Scott & White Research Institute (BSWRI) standards. While the Associate Investigator may [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-03-28T11:30:20+00:00 March 28th, 2018|

We are seeking one motivated postdoctoral fellow or research associate to study  1) The biology of Chimeric Antigen Receptor T ( CAR -T) and NK ( CAR -NK) cells and characterize these CAR -T and CAR -NK cells (Mol Ther. 2018, PMID : 29503199) for development of innovative therapies for chronic viral infection and virus-related [...]

Human Genetics/WCI Open Rank Faculty Position – Tenure Path

By | 2018-03-23T10:39:17+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|

We seek exceptional individuals with dynamic and innovative cancer research programs with a specific focus in cancer genetics, epigenetics, and/or genomics. Successful candidates will be expected to maintain an independent federally funded research program and to participate in cancer center activities. This recruiting effort is part of a strategic initiative to create a cadre of [...]

Staff Research Associate I/II

By | 2018-03-22T11:06:26+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|

JOB OVERVIEW Under direct supervision and with training provided, the Staff Research Associate II (SRA II) will provide research assistance for the Munster Laboratory in the Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine. The research program in the Munster laboratory focuses on the epigenetic modulation of therapy resistance, with a focus on improving treatments for breast [...]

Postdoc Research Associate

By | 2018-03-17T19:57:44+00:00 March 17th, 2018|

Postdoctoral associate positions available for highly motivated candidates with a fresh PHD training in molecular biology, cell biology or biochemistry to join the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) School of Medicine, USA. The lab (Webpage: http://www.gregwanglab.com) emphasizes on mechanistic understandings of gene regulation, chromatin, stem cells, and human [...]

Research Fellow

By | 2018-03-17T20:32:28+00:00 March 17th, 2018|

A Research Fellow position is available in the program of Dr. Keith Robertson. For more information about Dr. Robertson's program, please see: http://www.mayo.edu/research/faculty/robertson-keith-d-ph-d/bio-20035097 The successful candidate will join the Epigenetic Etiology of Human Disease Laboratory to study the role of DNA epigenetic modifications in human disease. More specifically, he/she will examine how DNA methylating and [...]

Postdoc – Immune Oncology

By | 2018-03-16T09:25:17+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

Position Highlights:  Individuals in this position will participate in ongoing laboratory and clinical studies to define mechanisms and impact of epigenetic agents on immunotherapy response. Studies will include in-depth mechanistic approaches to define underlying molecular mechanisms, as well as studies in mouse models of lung cancer and patient clinical samples.  The Ideal Candidate:  Will have [...]

Post Doc Fellow – Structural Biology & Drug Discovery

By | 2018-03-16T17:46:36+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

Position Highlights:  We seek highly motivated postdoctoral researchers to work on inter-disciplinary projects towards the characterization and inhibitor development of diverse kinases and bromodomain-containing proteins.  The position provides exciting opportunities for biochemical, structural and cell-based studies of various drug-target interactions and rational drug design.  The Ideal Candidate:  The ideal candidate has a Ph.D. degree in [...]

Research Fellow

By | 2018-03-13T09:59:05+00:00 March 13th, 2018|

The Arthanari Lab is seeking for a highly motivated postdoctoral candidate with expertise in transcriptional biology. Our laboratory works at the interface of structural biology, drug discovery and mechanistic biology, focusing on transcription factors and there interactions with co-activators and mediators (e.g. Nature. 201625;530(7591):485-9 ; Nature 2008. 452 (7187): 604-9) .Research efforts will be focused on the intersection [...]

Research Associate

By | 2018-03-13T13:49:39+00:00 March 13th, 2018|

To enable Guardant Health to lead the disruption of cancer treatments through non-invasive cancer screening, the Technology Development Team is seeking a highly motivated Research Associate to help develop, test, and improve sample preparation technologies for rare variant and epigenetic studies with next-generation sequencing. At Guardant, we leverage the most advanced technologies and work with [...]

Postdoctoral Research Associate – Bone Marrow Transplant

By | 2018-03-10T08:07:06+00:00 March 10th, 2018|

  A postdoctoral scholar position in the area of Genomics and Bioinformatics is available in the laboratory of Dr. Christopher Maher at The McDonnell Genome Institute at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Our lab focuses on developing computational methods for analyzing large-scale cancer genomics data collections from solid tumors to improve our [...]

Research Associate -Neurosurgery

By | 2018-03-10T10:49:46+00:00 March 10th, 2018|

The Yun laboratory studies multiple aspects of cancer stem cell biology, employing techniques in genetics, genomics, molecular biology, cell biology, and biochemistry. We are currently focusing on understanding mechanisms that promote cancer stem cell survival and self-renewal in medulloblastomas and glioblastomas (GBMs). We use genetically defined mouse models, patient derived xenografts, and primary human and mouse cancer [...]

Postdoc Fellow – Microbiology and Cancer

By | 2018-03-10T14:02:37+00:00 March 10th, 2018|

Post Doctoral Fellow positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Matthew Weitzman, at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and the University of Pennsylvania (Penn). Our lab is part of the rich scientific environment on the CHOP/Penn campus that includes multiple areas of virology, immunology, cancer, and epigenetics. We are located in the new [...]

Postdoctoral Associate

By | 2018-03-04T10:31:52+00:00 March 4th, 2018|

A postdoctoral associate position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Jennifer Trowbridge at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine to study epigenetic mechanisms governing hematopoietic stem cell lineage commitment, and how deregulation of epigenetic modifications leads to myeloproliferative disorders including leukemia. ( http://trowbridgelab.com )  The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) offers a unique research and [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-03-04T10:38:37+00:00 March 4th, 2018|

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities: Postdoctoral position: Characterizing cancer progression and metastasis  To develop and characterize solid cancer model systems in order to study epigenetic changes contributing to cancer progression and metastasis. These models will aid in the discovery of promising targets and evaluation of treatment strategies. The overall goal of these pre-clinical studies will be [...]

Research Associate

By | 2018-03-03T20:10:59+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|

USC’s Keck School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Southern California Research Center for ALPD and Cirrhosis, is seeking a Research Associate to join its team to pursue cutting-edge research on NIH-funded project(s) pertaining to cellular, molecular, and metabolic mechanisms of liver inflammation, fibrosis, and cancer. The incumbent will productively engage in cellular, molecular and metabolic [...]

Research Fellow – Cancer Biology

By | 2018-03-03T20:24:49+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|

Postdoctoral positions are available in the Department of Cancer Biology to understand the biology of cancer stem cells, cancer progression and metastasis. We use molecular biology, biochemical and mouse modeling approaches to dissect the role of posttranslational modifications, such as protein ubiquitination and methylation in signaling pathways, metabolism, cancer immunity, epigenetics and DNA damage response [...]

Institute Research Scientist – Translational Biology

By | 2018-03-02T19:03:55+00:00 March 2nd, 2018|

The Institute Research Scientist participates in cross-functional research to identify and validate novel oncology targets, and applies deep biological insights to then translate these findings into novel oncology therapeutic agents to benefit patients.  Salary Range: Min $98,000 - Mid $122,500 - Max $147,000  ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS  1. Apply and develop basic science tools and methodologies to [...]

Assistant Scientist

By | 2018-02-28T13:05:46+00:00 February 28th, 2018|

The Sylvester Cancer Center is seeking an Assistant Scientist for the Cancer Epigenetics to work in a highly collaborative, multi-researcher program investigating the molecular mechanisms of epigenetic regulation of cancer.  Responsibilities: We are seeking highly motivated individuals to develop and implement innovative computational approaches for analyzing high throughput genomic and epigenomic data, including but not [...]

Senior Principal Scientist, Receptor Biochemist

By | 2018-03-25T10:36:47+00:00 February 28th, 2018|

The Pfizer Oncology Research & Development group in La Jolla is seeking a full-time employee to support the drug discovery process to create innovative cancer therapies. The successful candidate will provide expert scientific and technical expertise towards the discovery and pre-clinical development of innovative small molecule drugs for receptor-class protein targets (e.g. GPCR, NHR, SLC). [...]

Post-Doctoral Fellow

By | 2018-02-24T21:39:19+00:00 February 24th, 2018|

The Espinosa Laboratory in the Cancer Division of the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is seeking independent and creative postdoctoral fellows. The Espinosa Lab utilizes an integrated system of functional genomics and mechanistic studies aimed at making biological discoveries with clear translational potential. Most of our current [...]

Senior Research Associate

By | 2018-02-24T22:12:33+00:00 February 24th, 2018|

Constellation Pharmaceuticals is a premier epigenetics company, focused on the discovery and development of novel, small molecules targeting chromatin regulatory proteins in tumor and immune cells for therapeutic applications in oncology. Our unique discovery platform integrates our understanding of chromatin-regulatory mechanisms with cancer and immune pathways to optimize our drug discovery activities and fully enable [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-02-09T01:31:29+00:00 February 9th, 2018|

  According to the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF), a postdoc is an individual who has received a doctoral degree (or equivalent) and is engaged in a temporary and defined period of mentored advanced research training to enhance the professional skills and research independence needed to pursue his or [...]

Assistant Scientist

By | 2018-02-08T16:25:49+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

The Department of Psychiatry is seeking an Assistant Scientist.  The Assistant Scientist will independently perform research involving neuroscience, cancer, epigenetics, and molecular biology directed by the goals of the Principle Investigator Dr. Wahlestedt, will collect, analyze, and summarize data, prepare manuscripts and grant applications, and supervise and train students and postdoctoral fellows in the laboratory.  [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-02-08T16:40:59+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

Purpose Perform research in the lab and program of Dr. Song (Stephen) Yi, Principal Investigator and Assistant Professor of Oncology at the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes.  Essential Functions Use systems and computational biology, bioinformatics, and proteomics approaches to identify genetic and epigenetic biomarkers, and synthetic lethal mechanisms underlying cancer and immunity for personalized medicine. Perform bioinformatics [...]

Postdoctoral Associate

By | 2018-02-08T16:50:43+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has an exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral Associate for Ovarian Cancer Research. This position will have major responsibilities in all aspects of study conception, design, execution, and analysis within a cancer epigenetics and genomics research laboratory.  The minimum qualifications for this [...]

Research Assistant

By | 2018-02-08T21:30:38+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

GW’s Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine is searching for a full-time Research Assistant for Dr.Chiappinelli’s laboratory at the George Washington Cancer Center (https://smhs.gwu.edu/cancercenter/) and the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, & Tropical Medicine. Dr. Chiappinelli’s laboratory focuses on the epigenetic control of gene expression in cancer, specifically of immune signaling in and from tumor [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-02-08T21:49:11+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

The Simone Laboratory in the Radiation Oncology Department at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA is seeking an outstanding post-doctoral fellow to work in the area of cancer and radiation biology. Our laboratory focuses on using metabolic manipulation such as dietary alterations, to improve standard cancer therapy such as radiation and chemotherapy. Mechanistically, our [...]

Research Fellow

By | 2018-02-08T22:50:42+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

Postdoctoral position is available in Prof. Jolanta Grembecka laboratory, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, to carry out an interdisciplinary project to study the effect of small molecules in in vitro and in vivo models of cancers and to pursue target validation studies using genetic approaches. We are seeking for a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow with [...]

Intern – Molecular Oncology

By | 2018-01-19T22:50:22+00:00 January 19th, 2018|

Start Date: Summer 2018  Length of Assignment: 12 weeks  The mission of the Molecular Oncology department is to bring lasting benefit and cures to cancer patients through innovative scientific discoveries and medicines.  We will transform cancer care by taking a science-driven approach to drug discovery and development to achieve enduring clinical benefit. Guided by a [...]

Postdoctoral Associate

By | 2018-01-14T16:39:10+00:00 January 14th, 2018|

Applications are invited from ambitious, independent and motivated candidates to work with Professor Peter D. Adams to investigate the epigenetics of aging and cancer at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, San Diego. Specific projects in the lab range from development of novel epigenetic therapies to combat cancer (for example, epigenetic therapies to synergize with [...]

Research Assistant

By | 2018-01-04T17:40:17+00:00 January 4th, 2018|

The Wistar Institute has an opening for a Research Assistant in the laboratory of Dr. Rugang Zhang to perform research in which explores epigenetic approaches to ovarian cancer using tissue culture and patient-derived xenograft models.  The candidate will work on a project sponsored by a pharmaceutical company to explore epigenetic therapy in ovarian cancer. The [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-01-03T12:34:56+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|

A postdoctoral position is available to work at the interface of cancer epigenetics and translational therapeutics for head and neck malignancies. The position will be supported by a new NIH R01 award and industry-sponsored agreements in the Division of Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. Our research program aims to [...]

Postdoctoral Associate

By | 2018-01-03T12:42:37+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|

A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the EpiCenter in the Department of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. The research will focus on determining the molecular mechanisms underlying adverse pediatric outcomes. The successful candidate will employ integrative molecular epidemiologic methods for the assessments of adverse pediatric outcomes, including structural birth defects [...]


By | 2018-01-03T12:53:22+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|

A postdoctoral position is immediately available within the Masri Lab at the University of California, Irvine (UC Irvine). The Masri lab employs a systemic approach to understanding cancer metabolism that is linked to the circadian clock, the biological pacemaker that regulates diurnal physiology. We are interested in two research questions. The first question relates to [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-01-02T14:31:49+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|

Postdoc Positions Focusing on Gene Regulation in Cancer Progression Multiple postdoctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Jason Liu (http://molecularmedicine.uthscsa.edu/FAC_Research.aspx?facID=206) in the Department of Molecular Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio The focus of the lab is studying enhancer function and epigenetic mechanism in gene regulation in [...]

Epigenetics Specialist

By | 2017-12-31T12:14:52+00:00 December 31st, 2017|

Required Skills: Extensive experience identifying epigenetic signatures resulting from pathology (such as viral infection or cancer) Experience with high-throughput assays for identifying epigenetic modifications (e.g., next-gen sequencing, microarrays, pyrosequencing, etc.) Demonstrated experience analyzing genome-wide methylation profiling or chromatin remodeling Knowledge of virology or other infectious disease models strongly preferred Strong oral, written, and interpersonal communication [...]

Senior Research Worker

By | 2017-12-31T12:40:08+00:00 December 31st, 2017|

A Senior Research Worker is available in Dr. Chao Lu's lab investigating molecular mechanisms of chromatin and epigenetic regulation and its implications for human cancer. The senior research worker will serve as a lab manager in charge of ordering supplies, maintaining lab stocks and maintaining transgenic mouse breeding colonies, including genotyping and husbandry. He/she will [...]