Postdoctoral Position in Radiation Oncology
Posted on Jan 16, 2019 by Stanford University
Postdoctoral Position in Radiation Oncology, Stanford University
The Frock laboratory in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Stanford University is recruiting talented Postdoctoral Fellows with a strong interest in mechanisms of DNA double-stranded break (DSB) repair and chromosomal translocations. We employ a high-throughput genome-wide translocation sequencing technology, HTGTS, which use Cas9/gRNA endonucleases in developing lymphocyte model systems. Ideal for candidates with experience in cell culture and molecular biology and for those seeking to strengthen their expertise in DNA DSB repair, DNA sequence bioinformatics, genome editing methodologies.
The position appointment term will be for 1 year and can be renewable on an annual basis based on performance; one of two positions will include support for 1 year on an NIH T32 training grant if the candidate is a US citizen or resident. Salary will be determined based on applicant experience and in accordance with University guidelines for Postdoctoral Fellows.
• PhD in Biochemistry, Genetics, or relevant discipline.
• Productive record of research and publication.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Capable of working effectively with collaborators.
Required Application Materials:
Interested applicants should e-mail Melissa Wong, , a combined single pdf of the following:
1) Cover letter with statement regarding T32 grant eligibility and anticipated start date.
2) Current CV, including publication list and contact information for three references.
3) Statement (1-2page) of research experience, future goals, and interests in DNA DSB repair.
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Please do not forget to mention Bio Careers when applying.