Postdoctoral position in Cancer Genomics,Precision Oncology & Liquid B

Posted on Jun 6, 2022 by Thomas Jefferson University

Philadelphia, PA 19107
Research
Immediate Start
Hourly Salary
Full-Time
Job Description
Postdoctoral position in Cancer Genomics, Precision Oncology and Liquid Biopsy

The Yang Lab focuses on liquid biopsy research and longitudinal monitoring of cancer progression. The Yang lab is seeking a highly motivated candidate with a background in molecular/cellular biology/cancer genetics, genomics, biomarkers, and related fields, to work at the interface of cancer biology and cancer genomics. The successful candidate will lead projects on the characterization of human cancers, perform experiments characterizing circulating tumor cells and circulating tumor DNAs in clinical samples, and carry out analyses linking findings in the tumor genome and epigenome to patient outcomes.

Potential projects include but are not limited to the generation of novel multi-omic datasets of various cancer types. Approaches utilized include single-cell sequencing of circulating tumor cells, exosomes, circulating tumor DNA, biochemistry and bioinformatics. Job Requirements
Applicants should hold an MD or PhD degree. The ideal candidate should have strong laboratory and analytical skills, with experience in molecular biology. Bioinformatics or clinical statistical experience is helpful but not required. Prior experience in liquid biopsy/exosome/ctDNA/CTC research is helpful but not required.

Research Technician position in Cancer Genomics, Precision Oncology and Liquid Biopsy

The Yang Lab focuses on liquid biopsy research and longitudinal monitoring of cancer progression. The Yang lab is seeking a highly motivated candidate with a background in molecular/cellular biology to work on experiments characterizing circulating tumor cells in clinical samples, or other related experiments. This is a full-time biology technician position.

Potential projects include but are not limited to the generation of novel multi-omic datasets of various cancer types. Approaches utilized include single-cell sequencing, exosomes, circulating tumor DNA, biochemistry and bioinformatics.

Applicants should hold a degree of Bachelor or Master. The ideal candidate should have strong laboratory and analytical skills, with experience in molecular biology. Bioinformatics or clinical statistical experience is helpful but not required. Prior experience in the research area of liquid biopsy/exosome/ctDNA/CTC research is helpful but not required.

The above positions will remain open until they are filled.

Thomas Jefferson University is an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. Women and applicants from diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants should send inquiries and CV to

Dr. Hushan Yang
Department of Medical Oncology
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
1025 Walnut St, Ste 727
Philadelphia, PA 19107

QUALIFICATION
PhD

JOB TYPE
Postdoctoral

DISCIPLINE
Biomedicine

HOURS
Full Time

DURATION
Fixed Term Please don't forget to mention Bio Careers when applying.

Reference: 1620676099

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