Postdoctoral Fellow - Itakura lab

The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology is seeking a qualified doctoral level scientist to fill a position of Post-doctoral Fellow. The position is open for a highly motivated Ph.D who is willing to become an independent scientist in future. The position studies every aspect of the molecular biology (transcription, translation and epigenetics) of lipid metabolism and ER stress.

Please send a letter of application with your CV and the names of three references and contact information to Dr. Keiichi Itakura ([email protected]), Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology, Beckman Research Institute at City of Hope, 1500 E. Duarte Road, Duarte CA 91010-3000.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • A Ph.D. degree in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline is required.
  • General molecular knowledge and strong knowledge in lipid metabolism in cancer cells are required.

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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