The USA Mitchell Cancer Institute ( USA – MCI ), a new flagship facility developed at the University of South Alabama, is seeking postdoctoral scholars with an interest and dedication to translational research and a focus on the role of miRNAs in cancer biology, diagnosis, and therapy. This is a unique opportunity for a motivated candidate to enter a fostering environment of collaborative basic and clinical cancer researchers. Candidates with a PhD and/or MD with strong hands-on experience in cell/molecular biology, signaling transduction, biochemistry, murine models of cancer, or genomics, are encouraged to apply.
The USA – MCI is ideally located in Mobile, Alabama, a progressive, mid-sized port city with a rich cultural history, in the beautiful upper Gulf coastal region. Moderate climate, abundant outdoor recreational opportunities, low cost-of living and a college-town atmosphere all contribute to a high quality- of-life opportunity. Applications should contain a current curriculum vitae, list of publications, brief statement of previous research experience and interest, as well as contact information for three references. Inquiries should be addressed to: Yaguang Xi, M.D., Ph.D., USA-MCI , 1660 Springhill Ave., Mobile, AL 36604; or sent to firstname.lastname@example.org .