Two-year Postdoctoral, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Department of Urology, Baltimore, MDPosting Date: 03/19/2018
Trock Lab: Prostate Cancer Biomarker Research
A two-year Postdoctoral position is available at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Department of Urology in the laboratory of Dr. Bruce Trock, Ph.D. The Department of Urology is one of the world’s premier prostate cancer academic research organizations.
The candidate will conduct epidemiologic/translational research on biomarkers and other prognostic factors to develop clinical-genomic models that predict aggressive prostate cancer and clinical outcomes.
The successful candidate will have:
- Defended a PhD in epidemiology, biostatistics, or related field by May 31, 2018.
- A proven record of scholarship in cancer research
- Excellent biostatistical data analysis skills using SAS, STATA, or R software.
- Excellent organizational and communications skills.
The position will involve collaboration with epidemiologists, biostatisticians, physicians, basic scientists, and will integrate clinical, epidemiologic, biomarker, and outcomes data. The research will provide ample opportunity for publication Applicants should be capable of independent experimental design and manuscript preparation. An ideal candidate has an open mind, and is keen to learn, work and train in a highly collaborative multidisciplinary environment.
Please submit an application including a cover letter and CV that describes your research interests and accomplishments to Dr. Trock at firstname.lastname@example.org.