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Postdoctoral Fellow

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Massachusetts General Hospital

Location :
Harvard, Massachusetts

Expiry Date :
Mon, 26 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Postdoctoral Fellow Postdoctoral Fellow in Molecular Biology/Genetics The Skin Cancer Genetics Laboratory in the Wellman Center for Photomedicine/Department of Dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital is looking for a highly motivated, independent, creative, and organized postdoctoral research fellow with significant experience in molecular biology and molecular genetics. The fellow will work in a strongly collaborative environment and undertake projects aimed at developing novel cell-based fluorescent biosensors of hypoxia and understanding the genetic basis of melanoma tumorigenesis. The candidate will be expected to plan, design and execute experiments under appropriate supervision and to perform the requisite analysis and manuscript writing. Contact Information: All interested candidates are encouraged to submit their detailed CV accompanied by a cover letter addressed to Dr. Hensin Tsao at with a cc to Ms. Kimberli Bell at . Job requirements include: – MD, PhD or MD/PhD – Experience with cloning, infection/transfection, genetic engineering of cell lines – Experience with basic bioinformatics; knowledge of computational biology software and pathway analyses is preferred – Experience of in vitro cancer assays including, but not limited to, 2D viability and 3D spheroid/colony formation assays, apoptosis assays, cell cycle analysis, confocal imaging, drug screen, qPCR and western blotting – Experience with in vivo mouse experiments such as tumorigenesis assays, tumor analysis – Experience with CRISPR is strongly recommended but not required Contact Information: All interested candidates are encouraged to submit their detailed CV accompanied by a cover letter addressed to Dr. Hensin Tsao at with a cc to Ms. Kimberli Bell at . Massachusetts General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged. MA-Boston-MGH Main Campus MGH Main Campus (MGHMAIN) 55 Fruit Street Boston, 02114 MGH Main Campus 55 Fruit Street Boston MD/PHD/Fellows/ PostDocs Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH) Full-time Day Job Regular MGH Wellman Center for Photomedicine Mar 24, 2021