University of Michigan Opportunities

Alumkal Lab Postdoc

Rolling Deadline

The Joshi Alumkal Lab at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor is recruiting a post-doc and a staff scientist for projects focused on transcriptional regulation and lineage plasticity/drug resistance in prostate cancer. The positions are intended for highly-motivated individuals with an MD and/or PhD with expertise in cell and molecular biology, biochemistry, and/or epigenetics. Experience with cancer research is preferred.

Chad Carr Pediatric Brain Tumor Center (CC-PBTC) Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Position

Rolling applications; position open until filled

The Training Program will provide two years of intensive postdoctoral research training for MD, MD/PhD, and PhD fellows using an individualized and closely mentored program designed to fit each trainee’s skills and interests.

T32 in ELSI

Applications viewed on rolling basis starting 01/15/2021

Significant advances in genetics and genomics promise to enhance medicine and public health, while also posing important ethical, legal, and social implications (ELSI). The University of Michigan (UM) Training Program in ELSI Research, funded by the National Institutes of Health, seeks to prepare the next generation of ELSI scholars for success as innovative, impactful investigators. Training program director is J. Scott Roberts, Ph.D., Professor, Health Behavior & Health Education, School of Public Health.

Rolling Deadline - we hope to continue offering these scholarships in the post-quarantine future.

External Opportunities

Duke School of Medicine Microbiome Immunology Cancer Bioinformatics Short Course

There are no fees for attending the course which is funded by a grant from the NCI. The first week of the course will consist of a preparatory sequence, and the second week will focus on an assay-specific sequence. The preparatory sequence will be devoted to teaching the fundamental elements and principles of the microbiome, cancer immunology, computing and statistics needed to prepare students to engage in bioinformatics analysis of high-through put data. The week two assay-specific sequence will be devoted to teaching the requisite methodology and tools for conducting in depth analysis, from start to finish, of a bulk-RNA sequencing data.

Population Science & Cancer Control – Multiple Faculty Positions

The Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, in conjunction with the Department of Population & Data Sciences, at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is seeking multiple scientific investigators to join our dynamic research program in Population Science and Cancer Control. We are particularly interested in applicants with innovative, independent and collaborative research programs in biomarker validation, obesity and metabolic syndrome, molecular/cancer epidemiology, and cancer care delivery across the cancer control continuum.

NCI Outcomes Research Branch Postdoc

Rolling deadline

This fellowship is an opportunity for post-doctoral scientists to gain skills and knowledge critical to becoming independent investigators. The Fellow will work on projects focused on cancer survivorship topics for individuals living with advanced and metastatic cancers.

Cancer Epigenetics T32, Postdoctoral Fellowship

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami

Rolling Deadline

Other Postdocs

Post-Doc Opportunities