Summary Description: Applications are invited from candidates interested in a postdoctoral position in the laboratory of Swarnali Acharyya in Cancer Biology at Columbia University. The laboratory's focus is on exploring mechanisms of cancer progression and chemotherapy resistance in breast cancer. Candidates should have demonstrated scientific productivity and experience in molecular biology/ biochemistry/cell biology. We are looking for highly motivated researchers with ability to work independently.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must possess a PhD. The candidate should possess excellent analytical, organizational, communication and computer skills. They must have the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Preferred Qualifications: Initial appointment is for one year with the possibility of renewal for a maximum of three years.
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