A post-doctoral position is immediately available in the Department of Pathology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. Our laboratory utilizes a combination of human patient samples including correlated clinical data, cell culture systems, and mouse models to understand the role of the Hippo pathway and the downstream transcriptional activators TAZ and YAP in cancer, with an emphasis on sarcomas. Candidates with a strong background in molecular biology, cell culture, and mouse modeling of cancer are encouraged to apply.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.