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 [...]

Epigenetics & Chromatin

By | 2018-05-03T13:40:36+00:00 September 11th, 2018|

You are cordially invited to participate in the fourth Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory meeting on Epigenetics & Chromatin. The opening session will begin at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, September 11 and the meeting will end after lunch on Saturday, September 15, 2018. As currently planned, the program will have eight sessions devoted to oral presentations, together with three poster [...]

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 Fellow

By | 2018-05-09T12:02:18+00:00 April 27th, 2018|

Position Highlights: Characterize and Develop Next Generation Therapeutics for Lethal Prostate and Breast Cancers Project 1: To characterize epigenetic regulators promoting survival, adaptability and metastasis of lethal cancers, particularly hormone refractory prostate and breast cancers and characterize novel small molecule inhibitors that we have recently developed. Project II. To characterize novel epigenetic regulators of genome [...]

Research Associate

By | 2018-04-27T13:38:52+00:00 April 27th, 2018|

The Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology at the University of Virginia seeks a highly motivated postdoctoral research associate to conduct cancer research in the laboratory of Dr. Kwon Park. The candidate will join the efforts to characterize key driver of lung cancer development using multidisciplinary approaches ranging from genetically engineered mouse models to [...]

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, [...]

Senior Scientist

By | 2018-04-26T08:12:06+00:00 April 26th, 2018|

Develop and drive tissue based biomarker assays including immunohistochemistry (IHC) and in-situ hybridization (ISH) biomarker assay development to support the AbbVie Oncology pipeline. Investigate, identify, develop, and optimize novel methods and techniques for tissue based biomarkers. Act as a lead scientist in his/her area of expertise and critically evaluate relevant scientific advances and integrate this [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-04-26T11:24:30+00:00 April 26th, 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 her [...]

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 [...]

Senior Scientist III / Principal Research Scientist – Translational Oncology

By | 2018-04-21T16:15:21+00:00 April 21st, 2018|

The Translational Oncology and Precision medicine group at Abbvie uses advanced methods to discover biomarkers and implement translational medicine strategies to progress Abbvie’s innovative Oncology pipeline. We are currently seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team as a Senior Scientist III to lead and oversee development and execution of Translational medicine strategy, including [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2018-04-21T16:21:27+00:00 April 21st, 2018|

Translational Development at Celgene is pleased to present a growth opportunity for outstanding post-doctoral fellows with a passion for hematology-oncology research and clinical development towards improved outcomes in myeloma patient healthcare. The multiple myeloma Translational Development team currently employs state of the art platforms and analytics to address the most important questions that will drive [...]

Post Doctoral Associate

By | 2018-04-21T16:33:03+00:00 April 21st, 2018|

We are currently seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow with in-depth knowledge and extensive skills in cellular and molecular biology to join the lab. The candidates should demonstrate expertise in various lab techniques including cell culture and molecular biology assays (molecular cloning, cell proliferation assay, subpopulation analysis by FACS, stable and transient transfection, use of [...]

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, [...]

Director – Sequencing Research

By | 2018-04-20T11:29:49+00:00 April 20th, 2018|

We seek a talented, collaborative inter-disciplinary scientist to lead innovative application of next-generation sequencing (NGS) methods in close collaboration with Celgene colleagues and strategic research & development partners. This individual will play a key scientific role in the development of internal sequencing resources and the optimization of Celgene NGS assays with focus on novel protocols [...]

Genome Integrity (Faculty Positions)

By | 2018-04-18T11:42:16+00:00 April 18th, 2018|

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at the NYU School of Medicine invites applications for tenure track positions in the areas of biochemical and translational studies related to DNA damage repair pathways, cell cycle control, and cancer epigenetics. We seek creative and ambitious applicants with exceptional records of achievement to join our department, which [...]

Senior Scientific Researcher

By | 2018-04-12T16:59:33+00:00 April 12th, 2018|

We are seeking a Senior Scientific Researcher in the Department of Molecular Biology to support the production and optimization of genetically-modified cellular models. This position will be within the newly-established Cell Engineering Lab, wherein she/he will facilitate the design, execution, and validation of cell line engineering projects initiated by researchers across Genentech - with the [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow – Skeletal Disease

By | 2018-05-06T09:43:56+00:00 April 10th, 2018|

We are looking for a motivated and collaborative postdoctoral fellow to join the lab of Dr. Tao Yang at Van Andel Research Institute in Grand Rapids, MI. The Yang Laboratory is interested in the mechanisms regulating skeletal physiology and disease development, with an emphasis on skeletal stem cell/progenitors differentiation and pool maintenance. A combined approach using in [...]

Senior Scientist/Principal Scientist – Computational Biology

By | 2018-05-08T11:21:02+00:00 April 10th, 2018|

he Senior Scientist /Principal Scientist leads the identification and incorporation of new technologies or best practices to enhance a specific scientific or technical area and/or leads a portfolio project. She/he also identifies and proposes external collaborations. In the Bioinformatics Expert role, the incumbent works as a member of Cross-Functional Project Teams and contributes to the discovery of First-in-Class or [...]

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 [...]

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

By | 2018-04-06T09:59:10+00:00 April 6th, 2018|

The Program in Prostate Cancer Research and the Division of Human Biology seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow to perform studies exploring the molecular mechanisms underlying metastatic prostate cancer. The particular areas of emphasis for this position center on studies of cancer genomics, epigenetics, cell-free DNA, prostate cancer biomarkers, and treatment strategies. We are recruiting a post-doctoral [...]

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 [...]

Post Doctoral Associate

By | 2018-03-25T10:33:11+00:00 March 25th, 2018|

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 epigenetics and the cell cycle. Please visit the Socolovsky Lab Website ( http://labs.umassmed.edu/socolovskylab/) for details on available research [...]

Chromatin Architecture and Chromosome Organization (X5) in Whistler, Canada

By | 2017-10-01T16:12:29+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|

The meeting will begin on Friday, March 23 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Tuesday, March 27 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Wednesday, March 28 in order [...]

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 [...]

Quantitative Image Analyst – Immuno-oncology

By | 2018-03-22T10:45:20+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|

We seek a highly motivated quantitative Image Analyst to be part of a larger inter-disciplinary team that focuses on target discovery, validation and biomarker research in immune-oncology. The successful candidate should have deep knowledge of image analysis methods and know how to apply them towards a better understanding of tumor immune microenvironment in response to [...]

Clinical Research Scientist

By | 2018-03-22T11:20:38+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|

This position is responsible for working with the physicians and cross functions within Clinical Development to provide clinical research support for programs as assigned by phase. Responsibilities In collaboration with cross functional teams performs the following: Develops protocols and informed consent documents for clinical studies Analyzes and works with clinical data Drafts clinical scientific documents [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow 0 – Inflammation & Epigenetics

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

Performs basic research duties under the supervision/direction of a Physician (Principal Investigator). We are seeking two highly-motivated researchers or postdoctoral fellows (1) to study the biology of Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T and NK cells, (2) to develop innovative CAR-T and CAR-NK cells for infectious diseases and cancer with the ultimate goal of administering them [...]

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 [...]


By | 2018-03-10T11:00:09+00:00 March 10th, 2018|

The successful candidate will work within a successful multidisciplinary research team that applies both computational and laboratory techniques to understand mechanisms responsible for epigenetic dysfunction in cancer. This project will have a particular emphasis on the use of assays to interrogate structural rearrangements and perform functional studies. We wish to use existing genomic data to [...]

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 [...]

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 Fellowship – Genetics, Epigenetic Regulation

By | 2018-03-08T19:12:36+00:00 March 8th, 2018|

Positions of two postdoctoral scientistsare open now in the Chen laboratory ( https://www.cityofhope.org/faculty/jianjun-chen ). Our group is interested in discovering novel genetic and epigenetic regulations and deciphering their underlying molecular mechanisms in normal developmental processes (e.g., hematopoiesis) and tumorigenesis (e.g., leukemogenesis). We cover research areas with relevance to Hematology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology, with an [...]

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 [...]

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 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 [...]

Postdoc Fellow – Cancer Biology (Myeloma)

By | 2018-03-03T20:31:21+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|

Translational Development at Celgene is pleased to present a growth opportunity for outstanding post-doctoral fellows with a passion for hematology-oncology research and clinical development towards improved outcomes in myeloma patient healthcare. The multiple myeloma Translational Development team currently employs state of the art platforms and analytics to address the most important questions that will drive [...]

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). [...]

Postdoctoral Research Associate

By | 2018-02-24T07:34:13+00:00 February 24th, 2018|

Preferred Education: Ph.D. Biology, Biochemistry, Medicine, or related field. Preferred Experience: Experience in physiology, anatomy, and surgery using preclinical models of colon cancer. Performed necropsies, clinical and/or laboratory experience. Proficient in molecular biology techniques, such as immunoblotting, PCR, RT-PCR, or cell culture and cloning. Experience in performing rodent tumor bioassays following approved protocols using intra-oral [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Research Specialist

By | 2018-02-08T23:08:57+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

The University of Illinois College of Medicine has a Research Specialist position open for studying the pathogenesis of medulloblastoma (MB) and developing new molecular subgroup specific therapeutic approaches in MB. These projects investigate the roles of immune checkpoints and epigenetic modifiers in the development of MB and establish the logical basis for novel therapy using [...]

DNA and RNA Methylation (A7) in Vancouver, Canada

By | 2017-10-01T16:14:42+00:00 January 21st, 2018|

The meeting will begin on Sunday, January 21 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, January 25 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, January 26 in order [...]