Med-Microbiology and Molecular Genetics - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (18001730)
POSITIONS are available in two well established laboratories within UPMC Hillman Cancer Center located at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania---the No. 1 livable city in USA. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) has a rich history of success in research, education and patient care, earning a reputation as one of the premier medical schools in the world. The UPMC Hillman Cancer Center (formerly known as the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute---UPCI) is a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center with established multi-disciplinary cancer research programs in clinical, translational and basic research as well as investigations of cancer control and population science, early diagnosis and treatment, and behavioral medicine. The positions are for qualified candidates who wish to pursue a career in cancer research. The two labs are closely collaborating and actively investigating the basic and translational aspects of human lung cancer, with a focus on lung tumor microenvironment and immunotherapy. The ideal candidates for the positions should demonstrate strong experience in cancer biology, immunology, pathology, molecular biology, and/or biochemistry. Experience in working with mouse models is extremely desirable but not necessary. To apply, please send cover letter, curriculum vitae and three reference letters (via e-post-mail)to: Steven D Shapiro, MD Gutian Xiao, PhD c/o Dianna L Fennell Hillman Cancer Center, Suite 1.19 5117 Centre Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 412-623-5410 Fax: 412-623-1415 The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks are required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
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Internal Number: 18001730
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.