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The Beronja Lab in the Human Biology Division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is looking for a recent MD, PhD, or MD/PhD graduate to join our growing research program. We employ mouse models of epithelial cancers, rapid gene targeting in skin, oral and mammary tissues, and intravital microscopy to identifying molecular and cellular mechanisms of tumorigenesis.
MD, PhD, or MD/PhD in biology or related field is required.
Candidates should have an outstanding record of research productivity. A skill set that includes molecular and biochemical techniques, microscopy, and bioinformatics is a plus. A strong work ethic, eagerness to learn, and a passion for science are essential.
To apply, please submit your CV, a cover letter detailing your research accomplishments as well your interest in the Beronja Lab research program, and contact information for three references.