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Postdoctoral Candidate - Dr. Bishop's Lab

  • Lab: Dr. Bishop
  • Hours: Full time
  • Position Status: Open

 

The Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute (Greehey CCRI) at the UT Health Science Center – San Antonio is looking for an outstanding postdoctoral fellow to work in the laboratory of Dr. Alex Bishop

We are seeking motivated, creative postdoctoral fellows to work on DNA damage response and cancer. The candidates will be expected to participate in the ongoing projects within the lab, working closely with other members of the lab and interacting with collaborators. We are a highly dynamic interactive team working to synergistically drive each individual’s projects using a multitude of state-of-the-art techniques and systems to address interesting questions. Our lab is particularly interested in addressing the interface between replication stress, homologous recombination, transcription stress and proteotoxicity in a variety of settings.

The candidates must have a Ph.D. or M.D. in a relevant field preferably with zero to four years of postdoctoral experience. Applicants should have excellent communication skills and ability to conduct research independently. The ideal candidates would have experience in using molecular biology and cell biology. Familiarity with bioinformatics, computational skills and/or biochemical methods is desired, experience with mouse xenografts and pharmacological agents in vivo is a plus. Salary is commensurate with experience and accomplishments; starting at NIH pay scale.
Additional information regarding the Bishop lab and scientific interests can be found at: http://Greehey CCRI.uthscsa.edu/ABishop.asp

How to apply

Please send your CV with bibliography, description of research experience and contact information for three references to:

Dr. Alex Bishop,
Assistant Professor, Cellular and Structural Biology
Principal Investigator, Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute

UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
Mail Code 7784
8403 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX
78229-3900

Email: bishopa@uthscsa.edu