Job posting number: #7076490 (Ref:10009321-1)
Posted: March 29, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionJob Title : Postdoctoral position for radiation, bone marrow transplant, and hematological cancer
Position Summary and Key Responsibilities
We are looking for a highly motivated and well-organized researcher for studying role of image guided targeted radiation (e.g. Total marrow irradiation (TMI), image guided targeted therapy) in hematological malignancies and bone marrow transplant within the Depart of Radiation Oncology (Hui laboratory), Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope. This is a part of the NIH (National Institute of Health) funded research for developing a total marrow irradiation program. The main goal is to foster translational and correlative studies to bridge basic science and ongoing clinical trials.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS (MUST be mentioned on application/resume):
- PhD in Biology and related areas.
- Experience in preclinical bone marrow transplant and graft versus host disease
- Experience in leukemia and immune biology
- Knowledge in use of radiation for GVHD studies are preferred.
About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
City of Hope strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
Susanta K Hui, PhD, DABR
Beckman Research Institute
City of Hope
1500 E Duarte Rd, CA 91010
Employment type Full-time
Experience Minimum 2 years of experience in the field
Job function Research
Period Up to 3 years with yearly evaluation of extension based on work progress
Susanta Hui, PhD, DABR
Radiation Oncology, Beckman Research Center
City of Hope National Medical Center
Duarte, CA 91010
City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.