Post Doctoral Fellow - Pharmacology

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Job Type
Regular Full-Time
School Of Medicine
SOM: Pharmacology: Admin
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Working with nonhuman primates (nhp), nhp tissue, body fluids or equipment contaminated by nhp.
Required Documents
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Discover Your Career at Emory University

Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.



A postdoctoral fellow position is available in Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology at Emory University. Our research aims to reveal protein-protein interaction (PPI) target in cancer, to understand how PPIs drive tumorigenesis and shape therapeutic response, and to leverage high-throughput screening technology for drug discovery. We are seeking a highly motivated postdoc fellow to join a cutting-edge drug discovery program. Successful candidates will primarily focus on discovery of small molecule probes to target protein-protein interactions in cancer. The candidates will also have opportunity to work in a highly collaborative environment that offers a multidisciplinary research platform, ranging from high-throughput drug screening, cancer biology, system biology, cancer immunology, chemical biology, bioinformatics, and medicinal chemistry.     


Qualifications: A RECENT Ph.D. in a relevant field (e.g., Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Chemical Biology) and a track-record of publications and excellent written/verbal communication skills is required. Additional knowledge or interest in the following techniques is a plus: basic bioinformatics tools and xenograft mouse models. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, ambitious, team player that wants to contribute towards human health while having fun doing cutting edge science in the great city of Atlanta!


PhD degree or equivalent in the field of biology and biomedical science or related.
All applicants please submit a CV and contact information of three professional reference.


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