Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is seeking a junior Faculty position at the level of Instructor. Non-tenure track. BCM is located within the Texas Medical Center in Houston, a premier research and clinical environment.
The Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Dr. Feng Yang's lab is seeking an entry level Faculty Position (Instructor) to assist in research in his laboratory in the area of research which involves the investigation of the molecular mechanisms underlying therapy-resistance of human cancers.
The specific of this research is to target the study area of understanding: The research project will focus on understanding the molecular mechanisms regulating MAPK4 driving cancer progression and therapy resistance using multi-disciplinary approaches, including using human cancer cell lines, xenograft models, and transgenic/knockout mouse models. The successful candidate will be expected to work independently and be highly self-motivated.
• Plans, directs, and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments.
• Evaluates and analyzes data.
• reports finding to senior PI
• Participates in lab meetings
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