Postdoctoral Fellow - Prostate Cancer Biology
New Orleans, LA
Job posting number: #7071271
Posted: October 22, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionThe laboratory of Dr. Yan Dong at Tulane University School of Medicine is seeking a postdoctoral fellow who is a thinker and devoted to research. Research in the laboratory focuses on molecular mechanisms of prostate cancer progression and therapeutic resistance. In particular, we have been investigating the mechanisms by which androgen receptor splice variants mediate resistance of prostate cancer to androgen deprivation therapy. We are also characterizing other proteins and non-coding RNAs that are critically involved in prostate cancer progression.
The applicant should be skilled in molecular biology and cell biology. Prior experience of working with mouse models is preferred. Interested applicants should email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and names/contact information of three references to:
Yan Dong, Ph.D.
Dept. of Structural and Cellular Biology
Tulane University School of Medicine
1430 Tulane Avenue, SL49
New Orleans, LA 70112