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 [...]

Post Doctoral Fellow (NCI)

By | 2018-04-26T08:25:34+00:00 April 26th, 2018|

The Division of Cancer Treatment & Diagnosis (DCTD), National Cancer Institute is actively exploring drug molecular mechanisms in conjunction with tumor gene expression, mutation and protein profiling to pair the development of newer anticancer agents with specific molecular vulnerabilities in the precision oncology medicine setting. The Leidos Biomedical program in molecular pharmacology at the Frederick [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]


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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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). [...]

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 [...]

Cancer Epigenetics: New Mechanisms, New Therapies (B4) in Breckenridge, CO, USA

By | 2017-10-01T16:09:58+00:00 February 10th, 2018|

Bringing together both the scientific and the pharmaceutical communities, this Keystone Symposia meeting will will focus on: 1) The newest findings on the mechanisms by which epigenetic pathways are established and maintained in normal and stem cells, and how these go awry during aging and cancer, with a special emphasis on histone modifications, chromatin remodeling [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Senior Scientist III/ Principal Research Scientist – Translational Oncology

By | 2017-12-26T16:07:12+00:00 December 26th, 2017|

The key responsibilities will be: Lead development and implementation of translational medicine strategies for Oncology compounds  Apply multiple genomic and biochemical technology platforms to demonstrate target engagement, develop and implement patient selection and diagnostic strategies. Partner with clinical and discovery groups to create high quality biomarker strategies in the clinic Implement potential novel bioanalytical platforms [...]

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 [...]

Senior Scientist

By | 2017-12-22T21:44:47+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|

AbbVie Oncology Discovery is seeking a highly motivated and skilled Cell Biologist with a proven track record of accomplishments in the cancer field. Background in cancer stem cells, epigenetics, and/or classical oncogenic signaling pathways preferred. Key Responsibilities: Independently conceive and execute experimental strategies to identify/validate novel cancer targets Lead/support drug discovery programs and develop translational [...]

Fellowships / Observerships

By | 2017-12-16T12:09:52+00:00 December 16th, 2017|

Trialect has partnered with The Department of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, University of Ferrara, to provide short-term training fellowships in the area of genetics, cell and molecular biology, and biotechnology. Specific Diseases: Genetic Disease: Thalassemia and Cystic Fibrosis. Oncology: Brain (glioma and neuroblastoma), breast and colon. During this short-term fellowship program, you will be able [...]

Senior Scientist, Cell & Molecular Biologist

By | 2017-12-09T13:04:27+00:00 December 9th, 2017|

AbbVie Oncology Discovery is seeking a highly motivated and skilled Cell Biologist with a proven track record of accomplishments in the cancer field. Background in cancer stem cells, epigenetics, and/or classical oncogenic signaling pathways preferred. Key Responsibilities: Independently conceive and execute experimental strategies to identify/validate novel cancer targets Lead/support drug discovery programs and develop translational [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow – Oncology

By | 2017-12-02T20:19:33+00:00 December 2nd, 2017|

Postdoctoral Fellow will work on a Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)-Funded Projects to study Separase inhibitors as cancer therapeutics, and the role of cohesin and Separase proteins in hematopoiesis, hematopoietic gene transcription, hematological malignancies, and epigenetics of lineage specification.  Required: PhD, Biology  Preferred: one year of directly related experience

Assistant Research Professor

By | 2017-11-19T11:12:17+00:00 November 19th, 2017|

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities Performs original research in the Department of Systems Biology. Also performs all technical aspects of the Department of Systems Biology.  Evaluates and introduces new materials, methods and equipment to help determine the feasibility and or adaptability for the Department of Systems Biology.  Assists the Department Chair in development of new [...]

Senior Scientist III/ Principal Research Scientist: Translational Oncology

By | 2017-11-11T20:03:02+00:00 November 11th, 2017|

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 [...]

Global Medical Affairs Leader – Oncology (Cell Therapy)

By | 2017-10-22T10:26:57+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|

Basic qualifications:  • Medical Doctor with Oncology specialist training or Board Certified Oncologist. • Proven Global Medical Affairs leadership experience in LOC and above country roles. • Deep knowledge and expertise within Oncology. • Experience with Pre-Launch activities. • Strong collaboration and partnering skills. • Demonstrable cross functional matrix leadership skills. • Strong stance on [...]

VP Head of Experimental Medicine Unit

By | 2017-10-13T17:52:52+00:00 October 13th, 2017|

Basic qualifications:  • M.D., PhD, or MD/PhD degree • 10 years pharmaceutical or relevant medical/clinical experience • Keen understanding of translational medicine and its role in drug development • Experience with translational investigation of cell-based therapy, cancer immunotherapies and/or cancer epigenetics modifiers is a plus. • Relevant experience in translational medicine, companion diagnosis, and early [...]

Medical Director, Clinical Development

By | 2017-10-13T18:03:24+00:00 October 13th, 2017|

Basic qualifications:  • M.D. degree with sub-specialty in Oncology and clinical development experience is highly preferred • 5 years pharmaceutical or relevant medical/clinical experience • Keen understanding of drug development • Experience with clinical and translational investigation of cell-based therapy, cancer immunotherapies and/or cancer epigenetics modifiers is a plus. • Relevant experience in early phase [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow – Experimental Therapeutics-BRI

By | 2017-10-07T18:44:39+00:00 October 7th, 2017|

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 to provide supporting data [...]

Oncology Discovery Intern

By | 2017-09-30T13:06:26+00:00 September 30th, 2017|

Merck Research Lab’s Oncology Discovery team is seeking a motivated, creative, and technically skilled student for a 3- month summer internship. The student should have a strong interest in cancer research and learning about oncology drug discovery. The successful candidate will serve as an integral member of a multidisciplinary drug discovery project team developing novel small molecule inhibitors [...]

Laboratory Technician

By | 2017-09-30T13:17:47+00:00 September 30th, 2017|

The Section of Hematology/Oncology has a proud and long tradition of excellence in research-based patient care and clinical discovery. Ranked among the finest cancer programs in the country, the Section is comprised of nationally and internationally known faculty with expertise in all major types of malignancies, blood disorders, and experimental therapies. Principal contributions are scientific [...]

Postdoctoral Fellowship – Cancer Biology & Epigenetics

By | 2017-09-24T19:26:43+00:00 September 24th, 2017|

Postdoctoral Researcher positions are available in the Department of Pathology at Duke University School of Medicine. These positions are expected to start on January 2, 2018 under the direction of Dr. Qianben Wang. The laboratory currently focuses on genome-wide transcriptional regulation in hormone-dependent cancers (Chen Z et al. EMBO Journal, 2015; Nature Communications, 2015; Chen K et [...]

Bioinformatics Research Scientist

By | 2017-09-16T15:25:30+00:00 September 16th, 2017|

The department of Computational Biology is looking for highly motivated and creative Bioinformatics Research Scientists/Clinical Genome Analysts to develop and apply innovative analytical and visualization approaches for studying and understanding the genetic variants and epigenetic modifications that drive pediatric cancers and other childhood diseases. The Bioinformatics Research Scientists/Clinical Genome Analysts will contribute ideas to automate and improve existing [...]

Postdoctoral Opportunities

By | 2017-09-09T10:53:31+00:00 September 9th, 2017|

Laboratory postdoctoral openings: • Studies on isoform-specific signaling by PI 3-kinase in tumor metastasis. Jonathan M. Backer, MD – Departments of Molecular Pharmacology and Biochemistry • Host-Microbe interactions, microbial genetics, metagenomics/metabolomics, inflammation and cancer. Sridhar Mani, MD – Departments of Genetics and Medicine • Studies on the pro-metastatic protein S100A4 in host-tumor cell interactions during [...]

Institute Research Scientist – Translational Biology

By | 2017-09-08T07:44:49+00:00 September 8th, 2017|

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 $95,000 - Mid $118,000 - Max $142,000 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS  1. Apply and develop basic science tools and methodologies to [...]

Research Specialist I

By | 2017-08-09T12:19:37+00:00 August 9th, 2017|

The Research Specialist 1 will participate in a research project in a translational cancer genetics laboratory, including genetic and epigenetic studies of breast cancer. Must be able to perform tasks with minimal supervision. Proficiently perform many laboratory techniques such as cell culture, extraction of nucleic acids and proteins from cultured cells, quality control and quantification [...]

Assistant Professor – Oncological Sciences

By | 2017-08-01T06:52:22+00:00 August 1st, 2017|

The Department of Oncological Sciences has a position open for an Assistant Professor in the tenure-line, to maintain and enhance our robust basic and cancer-focused research portfolio. The successful candidate will have a track record in the biochemistry and biophysics of signaling in cancer cell biology. Requirements include a PhD, postdoctoral training, and a track [...]

Research Professional I

By | 2017-07-28T13:47:39+00:00 July 28th, 2017|

The laboratory research focuses on understanding the role of various enzymes involved in human malignancies, and development of anti-cancer drugs. The Research Professional 1 requires the ability to perform tasks with supervision. Collaborations with other laboratories and investigators within the Section and Department are routine. Essential Functions: 1. 80% -- Performing laboratory techniques; must have [...]

Director of Development – Oncology

By | 2017-06-27T09:06:39+00:00 June 27th, 2017|

The Director of Development, Oncology works directly with the Executive Director of Development to manage operations for the Kimmel Cancer Center Office of Development. The Director will plan and implement private sector fundraising to support the research, teaching and patient care mission of the Kimmel Cancer Center. This position directly supervises 3 gift officers (Assistant, [...]

Research Specialist, Principal

By | 2017-06-26T07:55:27+00:00 June 26th, 2017|

The Department of Immunobiology is seeking applicants for the position of Principal Research Scientist in the Shrikant Lab. Research in the Shrikant Lab has focused on unraveling the cellular and molecular mechanisms underpinning T cell responses to tumors and exploiting them for immunotherapy of cancer. The laboratory uses mouse models and human clinical material to [...]

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 [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2017-06-16T06:33:48+00:00 June 16th, 2017|

Position Highlights: Dr. Michael B. Mann seeks a highly motivated, independent, and collaborative postdoctoral research fellow interested in conducting exciting inter-disciplinary research aimed at discovering and functionally testing the genetic and epigenetic drivers of skin cancer initiation, progression, and therapeutic resistance.   The Ideal Candidate: Can demonstrate understanding of fundamental research methodologies, including how to [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow

By | 2017-06-16T07:05:27+00:00 June 16th, 2017|

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 to provide supporting data [...]

Postdoctoral Fellow – Functional Cancer Genomics

By | 2017-06-16T07:31:44+00:00 June 16th, 2017|

Postdoctoral positions are immediately available in the laboratory of Dr. Jian Xu, in the Children’s Research Institute of UT Southwestern Medical Center to study the functional genomics of stem cells and cancer.  The laboratory focuses on the intersection of transcriptional control with stem cell biology, hematopoiesis and cancer. We employ epigenetics, functional genomics, genome editing, [...]

Postdoctoral Associate – Breast Cancer Research

By | 2017-06-15T14:19:15+00:00 June 15th, 2017|

The Braman Family Breast Cancer Institute at the University of Miami's Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center has an exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral Associate. This position carries out advanced independent and/or directed research to achieve the objectives of the research project. Duties assigned to this position involves using in-depth knowledge as well as organizing and implementing complex research plans, [...]

Machine Learning Data Scientist – Algorithm Development

By | 2017-06-05T07:23:20+00:00 June 5th, 2017|

At Guardant Health, we are committed to positively and significantly impacting patient health through technology breakthroughs that address long-standing unmet needs in oncology. As the leader in the field of liquid biopsy, Guardant Health has collected cancer genomic data from over 40,000 patients and is looking for machine learning data scientists excited about developing statistical [...]

Research Scientist I

By | 2017-06-03T14:32:21+00:00 June 3rd, 2017|

The Fan lab at the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center (UNMCCC) is looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated research scientist to join our research team. The successful applicant will work closely with Dr. Fan and research fellows in the lab in the ongoing research in epigenetics. This individual is expected to keep daily laboratory notes. Other [...]

Sr Research Assistant – Cancer Biology, mouse handling and tissue culture

By | 2017-06-03T14:55:49+00:00 June 3rd, 2017|

The lab is expanding their work on the molecular underpinnings of metastasis and are beginning to translate their findings into novel therapeutic approaches. Novel areas of interest include, but are not limited to, the role of epigenetics and metabolism in tumor progression and metastasis. We are also focused in understanding changes in transcriptome repertoire (coding and non-coding events) and [...]

Research Specialist I

By | 2017-06-03T19:43:16+00:00 June 3rd, 2017|

Job summary Research Specialist: Plan, conduct and analyze complex laboratory research in ovarian cancer biology using molecular biology, biochemical techniques, tissue culture systems, and high throughput techniques. Additional responsibilities would include assisting with the management of the daily laboratory operations. Specific job duties and responsibilities would vary depending upon the course of research. Opportunities to [...]

Research Assistant I

By | 2017-06-03T21:55:08+00:00 June 3rd, 2017|

SUMMARY   The primary purpose of the Research Assistant I position is to provide technical assistance in carrying out various research projects in the Department of Epigenetics and Molecular Carcinogenesis.     JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES   Research Support: Provide experimental and technical support for ongoing research projects. Perform duties in accordance with general and/or specific plans. [...]

Associate Researcher – Oncological Sciences

By | 2017-06-01T17:45:04+00:00 June 1st, 2017|

What You'll Do:   Highly motivated scientists who will be working as part of a multidisciplinary team, composed of Molecular Cancer and Computational biologists. Field of research is molecular oncology, specifically we will dissect the role of Methyltransferases in tumor initiation and maintenance.   What You'll Bring: Strong background in Molecular Biology, Epigenetic mechanisms of [...]

Bioinformatics Research Scientist

By | 2017-06-17T07:51:28+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|

A Bioinformatics Research Scientist position is available in the lab of Dr. Charles Mullighan, MBBS (Hons), MSc, MD. This position offers an unrivaled opportunity to be embedded in an environment leading integrated genomic and experimental studies in Leukemia. As part of our laboratory, you will be involved in the integrative analysis of large cancer genomic datasets [...]

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