Opportunity Details

Department of Medicine




Instructor of Medicine Section of Molecular Oncology Division of Oncology

The Oncology Division in the Department of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is seeking a PhD to work within the Section of Molecular Oncology.  This individual will investigate whether and how genetic loss of SETD2 and NF2 promotes nccRCC initiation and progression using genetically engineered mouse models and materials derived from these GEMs such as renal tubular epithelium (RTE) cells for in vitro studies; Investigate the mechanisms by which the SETD2 loss synergizes with the NF2 loss leading to signaling aberrations.

Position requires PhD in Molecular Biology or related field and 5 years work experience in mouse genetics, molecular biology and biochemistry.  Must have a record of publication of high quality articles in cancer research field.

Cathy Wiggins




No end date

An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer

Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. It is the university’s policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, veteran status, disability, or genetic information. Washington University seeks an exceptionally qualified and diverse faculty; women, minorities, protected veterans and candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Apply Back to List