|Research Associate - Bar-Peled Lab, Cancer Center, Massachusetts General Hospital - Boston, MA||tyyang||2022-03-19|
A position is open for a full-time laboratory senior scientist focused on protoemics at the MGH Cancer Center in the laboratory of Liron Bar-Peled. The laboratory studies the cellular response to altered metabolic states in multiple cancer models. Specific studies relate to discovering druggable vulnerabilities in genetically defined cancers and elucidating the mechanisms of reactive oxygen species in cancer growth using cutting edge chemical proteomic technologies. To learn more about our research visit: barpeledlab.org.
Dr. Bar-Peled seeks exceptionally motivated candidates who enjoy conducting research and involving themselves in the dynamic and intellectual environment of the laboratory. She or he will have the opportunity to become fully involved with all the steps of research being completed in our laboratory, often working directly with Dr. Bar-Peled, which will lead to numerous publications. Investigators in our laboratory will present at regular laboratory meetings. The experience gained in the lab will be very helpful for pursuing a career as a researcher or physician.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The primary techniques required for this position include:
SKILLS & COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:
Doctoral degree with a preference in biology, molecular biology, chemistry, or biochemistry and at least 5 years lab experience as a postdoctoral researcher with proteomics expertise. Candidates with a strong computational background are also encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, organized, and able to work independently as well as part of a team in a fast-paced evolving environment. Excellent communication and organizational skills are necessary.