Description: Postdoctoral position available immediately in a leading laboratory investigating the pathogenesis mechanism of Fusobacterium nucleatum in pregnancy complications and GI cancers. Self-motivated individual with a recent PhD degree and a solid publication record in one or more areas of molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry, immunology, cancer biology, developmental biology and neuroscience are encouraged to apply.
Minimal degree required: PhD or equivalent; should possess excellent scientific vigor, critical thinking, written and oral communication skills and ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team.
Applicants should submit CV along with a cover letter indicating career goals and experience to Professor Yiping Han (firstname.lastname@example.org). Contact information for three references is needed, including one from PhD mentor.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides vibrant research environment with numerous opportunities for collaboration, professional training and growth. Candidates with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
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