Senior Associate Scientist - Bild Lab

    • Duarte, CA

Thank you for your interest. Please note, the purpose of this posting is to recruit for on-going and future positions as a Senior Associate Scientist in Translational Lab.

About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6,000 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 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary
Senior Associate Scientist positions are available in the laboratory of Andrea Bild at the City of Hope Cancer Institute for a creative and motivated individual to work on a project associated with breast tumor heterogeneity, subclonal evolution, and response to drug therapy. This recently funded project is part of the prestigious Cancer Systems Biology Consortium: https://www.cancer.gov/about-nci/organization/dcb/research-programs/csbc .

The scientist will study the evolution of tumor heterogeneity during development of refractory disease. The project involves analysis of patient cells in 3-dimensional cultures, drug screening, and oncogenic signaling in refractory tumor cells. The scientist will work closely with the PI in developing and implementing the project, together with a team of medical oncologists and systems biologists. The collaborative environment at City of Hope and the discovery-based nature of this project will foster multidisciplinary thinking, and will provide the potential for advancing expertise in cutting-edge technologies.

Qualifications
Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:

  • Must have a Master’s Degree in cell biology or related disciplines.
  • Must have at least 3 years of related experience.
Preferred education experience and skills:
  • Ph.D. in cell biology or related disciplines.
  • Peer-reviewed publications
Additional Information:
  • For consideration, please submit the following information to Dr. Andrea Bild at gree@coh.org :
    • Cover letter with at statement of research interests as it relates to this project
    • A curriculum vitae (CV)
    • 3-5 references that includes contact information.
  • For more information about research in the Bild lab, visit: http://bildlab.org/


City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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