Postdoctoral Fellow - T32 Cancer Metabolism Training Program

City of Hope

Duarte, CA

Job posting number: #7058180

Posted: June 24, 2019

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Funded by the National Cancer Institute (T32CA221709), the program at City of Hope provides exceptionally motivated postdoctoral fellows with scientific knowledge, research training and professional skills in the rapidly growing and interconnected fields of cancer metabolism. The goal of the program is to provide innovative curriculum and mentored research that prepares an elite group of highly motivated fellows to become successful, independent researchers in cancer biology. Fellows can choose a mentor from 31 faculty members, all of whom are performing cancer-focused, funded, high-impact research in cancer metabolism, and have a history of mentoring postdoctoral fellows. Required coursework includes a class in Cancer Metabolism. In addition, trainees will participate in journal clubs, data clubs, professional development seminars, monthly luncheons with mentors, national and international scientific conferences, and a yearly Cancer Metabolism Day.

U.S. citizenship or U.S. permanent resident status is required. Individuals from underrepresented minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Fellowships are for up to three years with an institute-supplemented stipend ($61,921 per year plus a full benefit package) and $5,000 for research supplies.

Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
Must have a Ph.D. in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline.
Must have less than two years of postdoctoral experience.

Additional Information:
Please submit a curriculum vitae and publication list directly to cmtp@coh.org.

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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