Grand Rapids, MI
Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit•
Not Specified years
Posted 62 days ago
A major focus of this position will be to investigate the role epigenetics play in the development and evolution of ovarian cancer with advanced genome-scale technologies.
This postdoctoral position is available immediately for a motivated PhD graduate who meets the qualifications and description outlined below.
Description of a Successful Candidate:
Job Functions: Van Andel Research Institute (VARI) provides postdoctoral training opportunities to scientists beginning their research careers. The fellowships are to help promising scientists advance their knowledge and research experience and at the same time support the research endeavors of VARI under the mentorship of a VARI Faculty member.
While this project is currently funded, an integral part of postdoctoral training is the process of preparing a research proposal and writing a fellowship application. All VARI Postdoctoral Fellows are encouraged to apply for external funding as soon as it is practical and reasonable after hire. Receiving a fellowship award provides recognition for both the fellow and VARI!
Postdoctoral Fellows at VARI are full-time employees and receive an annual salary. Salary determined based on Doctorate/MD receipt date according to a set stipend schedule. Applicants with exceptional qualifications may be considered for other salary scales.
Qualified applicants should provide a cover letter outlining research experience and interests, a curriculum vitae, and the names and address of three references.