Postdoctoral Fellow

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

Job posting number: #7066560 (Ref:0099b5be)

Posted: May 28, 2020

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description



We seek an enthusiastic candidate for the position of postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Timothy Chan, the Chair of the Center for Immunotherapy at the Cleveland Clinic. The post-doctoral position is for highly motivated candidates with a background in molecular/cellular biology, immunology, and/or genetics to join a research group interested in cancer genomics and immunotherapy research.   Projects will involve using molecular biological and genomics strategies to identify and characterize genetic determinants of cancer progression and therapeutic response.  Applicants should hold a PhD and/or MD degree and have strong laboratory and analytical skills.  Experience in molecular biology, immunology, bioinformatics, or cancer genetics would be very helpful.


-Conducts research focused on immunotherapy and cancer genomics.

-Plans, organizes, performs and monitors daily project protocols.

-Collects, prepares and maintains required research documentation, including informed consent records, case records, clinical notes and medical reports.

-Reports and assists with the management of protocol deviations, adverse events and other project-related issues.

-Assists with the preparation and delivery of internal/external presentations, conference reports/lectures, and publishing submissions.


PhD in an appropriate scientific field such as Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology, Chemistry, Microbiology, or other similar science major. 


Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Full applications including curriculum vitae, a summary of current and future research interests and expected availability date, a description of past research experience and accomplishments, selected reprints of publications and three references should be submitted to: Timothy A. Chan, MD/PhD, Chair, Center for Immunotherapy.  E-mail:

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Job posting number:#7066560 (Ref:0099b5be)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Cleveland Clinic
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