Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Cancer Research

Dr. Ruiwen Zhang’s laboratory at College of Pharmacy, University of Houston has Four (4) NEW post-doctoral, research associate/scientist positions available immediately. The lab is nationally and internationally recognized for researches in cancer biology, cancer pharmacology and experimental therapeutics. The research team includes experts (PIs, faculty, and senior scientists) on cancer biology, drug discovery and development, medicinal chemistry, analytical chemistry, preclinical and clinical pharmacology, toxicology, and pharmaceutical sciences. Recent publications appear in high-impact journals (e.g. Gastroenterology, Nat Comm, Cancer Res, Clin Cancer Res,  Nat Review Cancer, PNAS, EMBO J, BBA Review Cancer, Med res Review, & Oncogene, etc).

Requirements: PhD in molecular biology, cell biology, genetics, biochemistry, pharmacology, chemistry, medicinal chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences or related sciences; Strong publications; Hands-on experience in molecular biology and biochemistry, genetics, genomics, transgenic models, medicinal chemistry or synthetic chemistry, biomaterials, drug delivery, nanomedicine; Knowledge and skills in drug discovery and/or development.

Interested individuals should send their CV including bibliography, research statement with career goals (2-3 pages) and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent electronically to: wwang4@Central.UH.EDU

Ruiwen Zhang, MD, PhD, DABT, FAAAS
Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Robert L. Boblitt Endowed Professor in Drug Discovery
Director of UH Center for Drug Discovery
114 Science Research 2 Bldg.
3455 Cullen Blvd. College of Pharmacy
University of Houston
Houston, TX 77204-5037
Office Phone: 713-743-6840
Cell Phone: 832-390-9553
Email: rzhang27@Central.UH.EDU

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.