Job DescriptionMultiple NIH funded post-doctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Zhijian Qian, in the Division of Hematology/Oncology, the Department of Medicine at the University of Florida to study cancer and stem cell biology. Ongoing studies in the lab include DNA/RNA-mediated epigenetic, transcriptional and post-translational regulation of gene expression related to normal hematopoiesis, leukemogenesis and tumorigenesis, and development of new targeted therapies for hematological malignant diseases and cancers. Various cellular and molecular techniques, genomic approaches as well as genetic and xenograft mouse models are employed in the studies. For related works of our laboratory, please see recent publications: NAR 2021, Blood (2021a, 2021b), Nature Communication 2020, Cell stem Cell 2020, Molecular Cancer 2019, Cancer Cell 2019, Nature Immunol 2015.
Applicants are required to have a recent Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree, and extensive experience with techniques in hematological research, molecular biology, Biochemistry and mouse genetics. Experience with mammalian cell culture, molecular cloning, flow cytometric analysis, bioinformatics and animal experiments is preferred. The candidates should be highly motivated individuals with the ability to work in a team environment. Qualified candidates should send your curriculum vitae, and contact information of three professional references to Dr. Zhijian Qian (email@example.com).
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