Chromatin Encounters: Shaping Genome Architecture and Function

By | 2018-05-07T15:35:23+00:00 July 22nd, 2018|

The 2018 Gordon Conference on Chromatin Structure and Function will bring together leading experts and newcomers to the field, to present and discuss their newest research on chromatin, its complex interactions, and its regulatory power in shaping genome architecture and function. Technologies to visualize and map chromatin at all levels are proceeding at a rapid [...]

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

By | 2018-04-26T10:19:50+00:00 April 26th, 2018|

  A post-doctoral position is available in the laboratory of Alexey Terskikh, Development, Aging, and Regeneration Program, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, La Jolla, California. The position focuses on the novel approaches to study epigenetics at a single cell level. A candidate will explore the capability of Microscopic Imaging of Epigenetic Landscape (MIEL) and [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-04-06T08:49:50+00:00 April 6th, 2018|

A Postdoctoral Fellow position is available in Dr. Chuong Dinh Hoang's laboratory within the Thoracic and Gastrointestinal Oncology Branch (TGIB) , National Cancer Institute, NIH.  Our broad goal is to explore the molecular and cellular biology of thoracic cancers, namely mesothelioma and/ or non-small cell lung carcinoma, thymoma, etc. Currently, we have projects that involve [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Research Assistant Scientist

By | 2018-03-14T15:19:09+00:00 March 14th, 2018|

The Division of Genetic Epidemiology in the Department of Epidemiology is recruiting a non-tenure track Research Assistant Scientist in genetic epidemiology of human complex diseases. The position will focus on identifying genetic, epigenetic or metabolic factors for cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity, mental illness, Alzheimer’s disease or related conditions. The candidate will have opportunities to work [...]

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 [...]

Research Assistant I

By | 2018-03-10T14:22:39+00:00 March 10th, 2018|

This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information Experience and Education  Master's degree with major coursework in Biology or related fields, and no experience required. Bachelor's degree with major coursework in Biology or related fields, and one (1) year research experience at [...]

Postdoctoral Associate – Cancer Research

By | 2018-03-09T18:32:38+00:00 March 9th, 2018|

The laboratory of Dr. Enrique Mesri at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine's Department of Microbiology and Immunology and the Tumor Biology Program of Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team led by Dr. Michael Samuels of the Department of Radiation Oncology, has an exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral Associate [...]

Research Investigator

By | 2018-03-05T08:56:36+00:00 March 5th, 2018|

We are seeking a highly motivated bioinformatician to join our Translational Bioinformatics Immunoscience (IMS) and Small Molecule Immuno-Oncology (smIO) team. The successful candidate will help advance Bristol-Myers Squibb’s industry leading IMS and IO pipelines through the strategic application of cutting edge bioinformatics approaches. This team interacts with and influences all aspects at BMS from early [...]

Postdoctoral Scientist

By | 2018-03-04T13:30:47+00:00 March 4th, 2018|

Come work for an organization where everything matters. Summary: Works under the mentorship of Dr. Stephen Lessnick, the Director of the Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases at Nationwide Children’s Hospital Research Institute (NCHRI). Dr. Lessnick’s laboratory is focused on the molecular basis of Ewing sarcoma development, with a particular emphasis on the transcriptional [...]

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 [...]

Scientist – Computational Biology

By | 2018-01-04T17:30:49+00:00 January 4th, 2018|

Client Quanticel Research, a drug division of Client Pharmaceuticals, is committed to the development of breakthrough medicines for the treatment of cancer. Our proprietary platform for single-cell analysis of the cancer genome enables the discovery of first-in-class oncology therapeutics.  CQR seeks a scientist to join our vibrant interdisciplinary team to develop and facilitate interpretation of [...]

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 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 [...]

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 [...]

Postdoctoral Associate

By | 2017-12-30T22:19:13+00:00 December 30th, 2017|

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 [...]

Postdoctoral Associate

By | 2017-12-28T20:01:48+00:00 December 28th, 2017|

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 [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2017-12-26T15:45:34+00:00 December 26th, 2017|

A postdoctoral position is immediately available in epigenetic regulation of neural stem cell differentiation. We are interested in studying cell cycle or cell fate-dependent regulation of chromatin remodeling along with coordinated transcriptional regulation. We focus on an aberration in neural differentiation during aging and tumorigenesis. We are looking for a motivated candidate with strong work [...]

Research Associate

By | 2017-12-22T21:29:38+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|

A position is available for a Research Associate in the laboratory of Dr. Katherine Chiappinelli, Ph. D. at the George Washington Cancer Center (https://smhs.gwu.edu/cancercenter/) and the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, & Tropical Medicine (https://smhs.gwu.edu/microbiology/) at George Washington University in Washington, DC. Dr. Chiappinelli’s laboratory focuses on the epigenetic control of gene expression in cancer, specifically [...]

Staff Scientist

By | 2017-12-22T21:38:55+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|

Dr. Roberts’ lab studies the epigenetic regulation of gene expression. In particular we are studying chromatin-modifying proteins with a major focus on the SWI/SNF (BAF) chromatin remodeling/tumor suppressor complex and its relationship to cancers. Recent studies have revealed that genes encoding subunits of the SWI/SNF complex are mutated in over 20% of all cancers, a [...]


By | 2017-12-16T13:02:44+00:00 December 16th, 2017|

Job Description An NIH -supported postdoctoral fellow position is available immediately in Dr. Byungwoo Ryu’s laboratory at the Boston University School of Medicine. Creative and self-motivated candidates with Ph.D. in medical science/cancer biology, biochemistry, and molecular biology (received with a few years or close to be awarded) are encouraged to make initial contact to Dr. [...]

Basic Life Research Scientist

By | 2017-12-15T18:26:55+00:00 December 15th, 2017|

Our research is focused on understanding the genetic/genomic/epigenetic changes that drive endocrine cancer growth and metastases, and to use this knowledge to improve diagnosis and prognostication, and treatment for these cancers. Currently, we have three main areas of investigations: 1) identification of altered pathways in endocrine neoplasms using an integrated genomic analysis of human samples [...]

Program Co-Leader

By | 2017-12-15T18:37:26+00:00 December 15th, 2017|

Responsibilities • Provide oversight, development, implementation and evaluation of cancer molecular genetics related programs and initiatives at Massey Cancer Center • Partner with the Director, Associate Directors and other Program Leaders at Massey to enhance the cancer center’s scientific goals and objectives  • Work closely with leadership to encourage and facilitate multidisciplinary collaboration and translational [...]

Associate/Full Professor – Human and Molecular Genetics

By | 2017-11-18T21:29:26+00:00 November 18th, 2017|

SENIOR POSITION IN HUMAN AND MOLECULAR GENETICS (HMG), VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY (VCU), VCU INSTITUTE OF MOLECULAR MEDICINE (VIMM) AND VCU MASSEY CANCER CENTER (MCC) Under the leadership of Dr. Paul B. Fisher the Department of Human and Molecular Genetics (HMG) in the School of Medicine (SOM) at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), and the VCU Institute [...]

Bioinformatics Research Scientist

By | 2017-11-12T12:17:54+00:00 November 12th, 2017|

Summary Provides expert bioinformatics support for pediatric oncogenomics research. Collaborates with Oncology investigators to enhance understanding of cancer biology through in-depth computational analysis of genomic datasets obtained from primary cancer samples and experimental models. Applies known methods and/or develops novel computational and statistical methods to help analyze genomic data and associated information, including gene expression, [...]

Research Fellow – Cancer Biology

By | 2017-11-04T12:15:25+00:00 November 4th, 2017|

We are seeking for a full time post-doctoral fellow in the cancer biology laboratory of Dr. Andrew Lane in the Hematologic Neoplasia Division of the Department of Medical Oncology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.  The ideal candidate should be a highly motivated PhD, MD, or MD, PhD that has a record of [...]

Research Associate 1-B/H

By | 2017-10-17T07:17:12+00:00 October 17th, 2017|

Research Associate 1-B/H (Job Opening 433091) - Research associate 1-B/H provides support to principal investigators conducting oncology research within the Comprehensive Cancer Center; actively participates in isolating DNA, RNA, and protein from clinical human tissue specimens; participates in planning, designing and managing research projects investigating genetic, epigenetic, and proteomic modifications and experimental therapeutic techniques for [...]

3rd Epigenetic Methyltransferases – Structure, Mechanism and Inhibition

By | 2017-05-07T18:10:28+00:00 August 24th, 2017|

Speakers: Rima Al-awar, Pharmacology & Toxicology, University of Toronto and Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR), Canada. Michael Cosgrove, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, USA Jocelyn Côté, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa, Canada Jean-François Couture, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Canada Paul Delgado-Olguín, Physiology and Experimental Medicine, The Hospital for [...]

Project Scientist

By | 2017-07-27T15:35:07+00:00 July 27th, 2017|

The Project Scientist works independently and in cooperation with the Principal Investigator to make significant and creative contributions to a research or creative project in any academic discipline. The Project Scientist may be an ongoing member of a research team or may be employed for a limited period of time to contribute high-level skills to [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2017-07-21T14:47:14+00:00 July 21st, 2017|

Dr. Sosa's lab seeks applications from qualified postdoctoral research fellows. The position is offered to study tumor dormancy of minimal residual disease. The research will require epigenetic and stem cell knowledge as well as experience in cancer metastasis and animal models (Nature Communications 30;6:6170, Nature Reviews Cancer 14(9):611-22, PLoS One 2012;7(1):e29974, Molecular and Cellular Oncology [...]

Postdoctoral Associate

By | 2017-07-17T11:58:53+00:00 July 17th, 2017|

The Kladde lab at the UF Health Cancer Center in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is currently accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Associate.  The lab investigates mechanisms of epigenetic dysregulation in cancer, focusing on establishment and maintenance of epigenetic gene silencing during cancer progression. Duties will include: Determining the molecular basis of epigenetic alterations in [...]

Visiting Fellow – Neuro Oncology

By | 2017-06-26T08:11:17+00:00 June 26th, 2017|

Providence is calling a full time, day shift Visiting Fellow to Providence John Wayne Cancer Institute Santa Monica, CA. In this position you will: Observe clinical and intraoperative management of intracranial disease. Observe and participate in basic science research projects including genetic and epigenetic evaluation of metastatic brain tumors and benign intracranial lesions. Be in [...]

Assistant Professor

By | 2017-06-25T09:05:59+00:00 June 25th, 2017|

The Assistant Professor will be expected to perform research to identify the causes of brain tumors in children and develop new treatments for these deadly cancers as part of the Pediatric Neuro- Oncology Research Program at Texas Children’s Cancer Center (BCM). The Assistant Professor will help to build a research program related to the genetic [...]

Staff Research Associate I

By | 2017-06-21T20:14:03+00:00 June 21st, 2017|

JOB OVERVIEW Under direct supervision and with training provided, the Staff Research Associate I (SRA I) 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 [...]

Frontiers in epigenetic chemical biology

By | 2017-05-09T18:32:02+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|

This interdisciplinary meeting will bring together chemists and biologists that are internationally leading in cutting edge areas of epigenetics.   It is intended for researchers in relevant fields. Free to attend Limited places, advanced registration is essential An optional lunch can be purchased during registration An evening poster session and drinks reception will be held following [...]