Postdoctoral Fellow – Molecular Epidemiology

Moffitt Cancer Center   •  

Tampa, FL

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers

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Not Specified years

Posted 25 days ago


A position is available in Moffitt Cancer Center's T32 Postdoctoral Training Program in Molecular Epidemiology. Faculty in the Department of Cancer Epidemiology seek highly motivated individuals who are interested in robust preparation for careers as independent investigators engaged in cancer epidemiological research that incorporates biomarkers at the molecular, biochemical, or -omic level. This position is available immediately, and supports two years of mentored postdoctoral training.

Position Highlights:

  • Outstanding mentorship from expert faculty with wide-ranging funded research programs
  • Access to myriad research data including Moffitt's signature Total Cancer Care program
  • Opportunities to publish research findings in high impact journals and generate preliminary data for future grant applications

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Formal training in epidemiology
  • Skilled in biostatistical analysis
  • Background in medicine or oncology
  • Proficient in scientific writing and publishing peer reviewed articles

Scope of Training:

  • Work with mentor (mentoring team) to develop training plan
  • Develop and implement a research project(s) under guidance of mentoring team
  • Publish manuscripts and present findings at national/international scientific conferences
  • Submit grant proposals

Credentials and Qualifications:

  • MD or PhD in epidemiology, nursing, public health, medicine or related discipline
  • U.S. citizenship or legal permanent residency required