Post-Doctoral Fellow

Aurora, CO
Jun 21, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

University of Colorado - School of Medicine

Post-Doctoral Fellow

The Theodorescu Lab at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical
Campus is responsible for scientific interactions and work in the area of translational cancer research. We are looking for a postdoctoral researcher with a background in genomics to join our exciting cancer research group. We use functional genomics for drug discovery as well as to help identify novel and key regulators of tumor growth and metastasis. The successful candidate will be a driven, creative, team-oriented individual with a passion for helping to discover and move oncogenic findings towards a clinical setting. We employ many different in vitro and in vivo approaches and seek individuals with a strong background in molecular biology and biochemistry as well as a strong understanding of cancer biology. Our lab has published recently in a number of high impact journals including Nature, Science, and JNCI and we hope the successful candidate will help us continue making solid contributions to cancer therapeutics. We welcome the application of recent PhD recipients and individuals seeking additional postdoctoral training


Minimum Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have a PhD degree and a strong background in functional genomics.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

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Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:

Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 08414

When applying, applicants must include:
  1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
  2. A current Resume/CV
  3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20341 - SOM-SRG-UR DIV Clinical

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Feb 10, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Kirk McCrimmon

Posting Contact Email:

Position Number: 00702592


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