Molecular Biology Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Translational Molecular Imaging Laboratory

Aug 18, 2017
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Four-Year Institution

Molecular Biology Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Translational Molecular Imaging Laboratory at Stanford

One Postdoctoral Fellow position is available immediately in the Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS), Stanford University School of Medicine. The successful candidates will join a dynamic research group focusing on a NIH-funded project on imaging-guided drug delivery and immune profiling of therapeutically altered tumor microenvironment in cancer, as well as molecular imaging, with special focus on hepatocellular carcinoma and breast cancer. The position will be based in the Willmann Lab (Translational Molecular Imaging Lab- in collaboration with the Paulmurugan Lab at Stanford. We are looking for industrious, motivated, ambitious, and highly qualified creative scientists, with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

The successful applicant must have MD, PhD, or MD-PhD, with expertise in molecular and cell biology. Additional requirements must include previous experience in immunology, molecular and cell biology, and animal handling/imaging. Preference will also be given to candidates with a background in any of the following: immunology, oncology, translational cancer imaging, and/or microRNA biology. Successful applicants will have a track record of productive research and publications. This position will remain open until filled and is available for a minimum of 2 years (up to 5 years).

Salary will be determined based on the experience of the candidate and the University guidelines for Postdoctoral Fellows. Stanford University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, offering many opportunities to engage in cutting-edge research and is the ideal training ground for postdocs who strive to further develop their skills in pursuit of a career in academia or industry. To apply, please submit your CV, a brief statement of interest and career goals, and the names of three referees to:

Juergen K. Willmann
Professor of Radiology300, Pasteur Drive; Room H1307Stanford, CA 94305-5621