Postdoctoral Fellow in Cancer Biology

Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson

Philadelphia, PA

Job posting number: #7050328

Posted: March 13, 2018

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

We are seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to study the role of tumor-associated stresses in the development of oncogenic RAS-driven cancers ( The successful candidate will be an active member of a dynamic, team-oriented, and expanding research group. The candidate will design and implement experiments using a variety of complex analytical and technical laboratory procedures and animal tumor models. The goal of the research is to decipher vulnerabilities KRas-driven pancreatic cancers and identify chemopreventive and therapeutic strategies.


Ph.D. degree in cancer biology, cell biology, biochemistry, or a closely related field. Must have first author publication in reputable journals from their terminal degree. Proven ability to work independently as well as within a team.

Applicants should submit a cover letter explaining their scientific interest in the laboratory's work and a CV to Dr. Elda Grabocka at The last page of the CV should include the contact information (e-mail address and phone number) for three references.

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