Postdoc (Head and Neck)

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Clinical Scientist
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 28 Jun 2024

Postdoc (Head and Neck) - Contract - Philadelphia, PA

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated and innovative Postdoctoral researcher.

Primary Responsibilities:

This role is to work at the intersection of cancer biology, immunology and molecular epidemiology for HPV-related head and neck cancer. This role offers the opportunity to join an interdisciplinary mentorship team and lead projects designed to have a high clinical impact.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Background in cancer biology, immunology, virology, cellular metabolism, stem cell biology and genetics.
  • Advanced training in data science and bioinformatics is highly desirable.
  • Ability to work onsite daily, with potential for a hybrid schedule in the future.

The Postdoc's responsibilities will be:

  • Conduct research on the role of differences in viral and host gene expression and function among HPV+ cancers in determining their divergent therapy responses.
  • Investigate mechanisms that limit tumor replication stress to promote direct and immune-mediated clearance of HPV+ cancers.
  • Develop prognostic and predictive molecular biomarkers for HPV-related cancer from comparative multi-omic analyses.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Natalie Magola at (+1) 267-523-2553 or

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