Postdoctoral position available in the lab of Dr. Kolja Eppert at McGill University (Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics) in Montreal, Canada and the McGill University Health Center (Montreal Children’s Hospital). The research consists of establishing models of preleukemic to leukemic progression in pediatric and adult acute myeloid leukemia and other myeloid diseases, and to investigate the molecular regulation of stem cells. Applicants should have a PhD in fields such as hematopoiesis, leukemia or other cancers, stem cell biology, cell biology, biochemistry, or molecular biology. Experience in leukemia or hematopoiesis is a plus. Applicants should have expertise in some or all of these methods: molecular biology techniques, animal models, bioinformatics, tissue culture, xenotransplantation. Ability to communicate well in written and spoken English is required.
This position is available immediately. To apply, please forward your CV, a list of three references and a statement of research interests and goals by email to Dr. Eppert (firstname.lastname@example.org).
McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center (RI-MUHC) are world-class research institutions with outstanding international reputations. The Glen site of the RI-MUHC is in a new, state of the art, research institute and hospital building. Montreal is the 2ndlargest city in Canada with a vibrant cultural mix of French and English. It is an affordable and friendly place that is often ranked among the most livable cities in the world.