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Postdoctoral Training Opportunity – Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Signal Transduction and Cancer

The Training Program in Signal Transduction and Cancer at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University is soliciting applications for a postdoctoral research fellowship funded by the National Cancer Institute (T32 CA070085); two positions are available immediately. Candidates interested in translational research training opportunities in the area of cancer and signaling are invited to apply. Fellows will conduct mentored laboratory research and join a community of highly collaborative investigators.

Fellowship Features

• Stipend, health insurance, and an annual allowance for travel and training-related expenses
• Well-established NCI-funded T32 research training program
• Mentored research with an experienced faculty mentor
• Career and professional development offerings
• Training activities include program meetings, grant writing, ethics, biostatistics

Fellowship Requirements

• PhD from an accredited domestic institution within the past three years
• U.S. citizens or permanent residents only

Commitment to Diversity: Northwestern University is highly committed to supporting an environment that fosters diversity. We encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups in the sciences, including underrepresented minorities and individuals with disabilities.

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To apply, please send your CV, names and contact details for three references, and a cover letter highlighting your research interests, qualifications, and long-term career goals to Robin Leikin PhD at