Title:  Postdoctoral Associate

Division:  Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 a.m - 5 pm.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Up to $56,000
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  1261
Job Purpose

Postdoctoral Associates are trainees working in an apprenticeship mode in preparation for a career as a scientific professional

Job Responsibilities


The Yong Li Laboratory at Baylor College of Medicine is searching for highly motivated and talented post-doc candidates to work on Cancer Biology and Therapy. The positions will be involved in the development and application of molecular, cellular, and genetic approaches to understand the mechanisms of cancer predisposition, initiation, progression, and response to treatment. The Li Laboratory is particularly interested in Cancer Systems Biology, Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy, and Integrative Molecular Epidemiology and Population Science. The postdocs will function independently to investigate the underlying biology of cancer, develop novel modified T-cells or screen small compounds against lymphoma, myeloma, and solid tumors, and collaborate closely with computational biologists and clinicians. The position offers an extraordinary team-based science environment with opportunities for significant education, training and career development. Baylor College of Medicine is located at the Texas Medical Center, which is the largest medical complex in the world and provides an ideal environment for scientific and clinical research. 

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Ph.D in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.

Experience: None required.

Preferred Qualifications


• PhD degree in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Immunology, or a related field.
• Extensive experiences in cancer-related experiments such as various molecular cellular assays and mouse models.
• A strong record of peer-reviewed publications in cancer.
• Knowledge of genomics and cancer immunology.







Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.