Post Doctoral Associate [Med-Pharmacology and Chemical Biology - (23005841)]

University of Pittsburgh

Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh

Job posting number: #7188041 (Ref:23005841)

Posted: October 25, 2023

Job Description


A postdoctoral position in molecular pharmacology is immediately available in the laboratory of Dr. Neumann at the University of Pittsburgh. The funded project will focus on drug discovery in breast cancer using mouse models as well as cell culture and patient cells. The lab’s current projects focus on mechanistic studies into triple-negative breast cancer pathogenesis as well as testing novel therapies.


Necessary research skills include standard molecular and cellular biology techniques. Prior experience using mice and human cell culture is a requirement. In addition, candidates should have outstanding critical thinking and problem-solving skills and excellent written and oral skills. Salary is commensurate with experience and based on current NIH guidelines.


To apply for the position, qualified candidates with a Ph.D. degree in genetics, biochemistry, cell biology, physiology, or pharmacology, should send a CV including a description of technical skills and 2-3 reference letters. 

 Please submit 2-3 reference letters 

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Job posting number:#7188041 (Ref:23005841)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:University of Pittsburgh
United States
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