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HERC: Metro New York & Southern Connecticut Postdoctoral Research Scientist in New York, New York

Employer Name: Columbia University

The Reya lab, located at The Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at Columbia University Medical Center, is seeking highly motivated postdoctoral fellows to join our multi-disciplinary research program in cancer biology. We are dedicated to understanding the biological mechanisms underlying the development and progression of aggressive cancers, and their resistance to current therapies with a focus on pancreatic cancer and leukemia. We use a combination of cutting-edge technologies, including comprehensive genomics and computational biology, genetic and transplantation-based cancer models, and real-time in vitro and in vivo imaging to gain new insights into the biology of disease and develop new approaches to therapy. Visit the lab website: https://reya-lab.org/ Minimum Degree Required Ph.D. MD, or equivalent doctoral degree Minimum Qualifications Excellent experimental and analytic skills and willingness to learn the new model system and methodologies Self-motivated with a strong interest in studying the mechanistic and translational aspects of cancer Effective communication and writing skills and record of publication in a peer-reviewed journal (s) Ability to work independently and collaboratively Preferred Qualifications Experience in cancer biology or related field Experience using in vitro and in vivo models of cancer Some experience in standard molecular and cellular biology techniques Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran Pay Transparency Disclosure The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to departmental budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training. The above hiring range represents the University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.