Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:
Seeking an expert in beta cell biology with a focus on beta cell proliferation that is likely to compliment and expand significantly the scope of work done by other City of Hope researchers. This position would also help develop strategies for and unravel mechanisms of in vivo beta cell expansion following islet transplantation and/or immune modulation approaches developed and employed by the City of Hope Diabetes Program.
Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:
• Applicants must possess PhD.
•Candidate must have high national visibility and NIH funding.
About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.