Research Fellow 8/19/2016
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY OVERVIEW
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
Job duties are to perform laboratory research and integrative omics data analysis to gain systems-level understanding of mechanisms underlying virus-host interactions, innate immune responses, and metabolic dysregulation, and host differences in viral suppression and therapeutic responses in HIV infection.
PhD in microbiology, immunology, virology, molecular biology, biomedical sciences, computational biology, or bioinformatics and experience using bioinformatics to analyze and integrate large-scale datasets are required. Some programming experience together with relevant experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, epigenetics, infection assays, and FACS analysis are desirable.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.