RESEARCH FELLOW / 40 HOURS / DAY / BWH DERMATOLOGY 8/27/2016
Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH)
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY The Ramsey laboratory in the Department of Dermatology at Brigham and Womens Hospital (BWH) in Boston is seeking a post-doctoral fellow for the study of tumor cell identity in non-melanoma skin cancer. The BWH Department of Dermatology includes research faculty whose interests encompass skin immunology, molecular genetics and signaling pathways in cancer, dermal and bone marrow stromal stem cells, vascular homing mechanisms, and mechanisms of epithelial cancer metastasis, offering many opportunities for collaborative studies. The laboratory space is located in Longwood Medical Area, which contains ten major institutions, including research-oriented hospitals, research institutes, Harvard Medical School, and the Harvard School of Public Health, providing a rich training environment.
This position will focus on the mechanisms driving keratinocyte tumorigenesis. Candidates are required to hold a Ph.D. in genetics, cancer biology, or a related field. Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience with pre-clinical tumor models, FACS sorting / analysis of epithelial tumors, and tumor transplantation.
The position is available starting September 1, 2016. Interested candidates should email a brief cover letter and CV to:
Matthew Ramsey, Ph.D.
Brigham and Womens Hospital
Department of Dermatology
Brigham and Womens Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status, disability unrelated to job requirements, genetic information, military service, or other protected status.
BRIGHAM AND WOMENS HOSPITAL I CARE STANDARDS
The I CARE STANDARDS guide me in my interactions with patients, family members, visitors, colleagues, and neighbors in my workplace and surrounding community to optimize the Brigham experience and help fulfill my role in our mission of providing seamless, high quality patient and family centered care.
C. I WILL COMMUNICATE MY COMMITMENT TO HIGH QUALITY PERFORMANCE
A. I WILL APPEAR AND ACT AS A PROFESSIONAL
R. I WILL RESPECT ALL INDIVIDUALS
E. I WILL EXTEND MYSELF