Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Job ID: 22738
Date Posted: 07/16/2012
Job Family: Fellowships
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: Exempt
Located in Boston, Dana Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrows physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
Research Fellow position in the Division of Solid Tumor Oncology, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Background/experience requires a strong knowledge base of DNA repair pathways, along with extensive experience in molecular biology techniques, siRNA screens and/or chemical genetics.
Initial projects would involve theinvestigation of the role of cyclin-dependent kinases in the DNA damage response in lung and breast cancer models.
Interested candidates shouldinclude curriculum vitae and names/contacts of 3 references.
1st year PhD graduate with a degree in one of the Biomedical Sciences.
Working in the Longwood Medical Area - DFCI Campus. Monthly paid employee compensated at current NRSA levels. Standard M-F schedule with some flexibility due to running experiments.