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Stem Cell & Cancer Biology

Duke University, School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina

Position Description:

A postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Jatin Roper in the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, and Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology at Duke University School of Medicine. Duke University is located in the vibrant and rapidly growing city of Durham, North Carolina, and close to numerous biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies in the Research Triangle Park.
The laboratory is interested in studying mechanisms of intestinal stem cell function in the context of inflammation, regeneration, and cancer (Nature 2016; Nature Biotechnology 2017; Nature Protocols 2018). The open postdoctoral fellow position is fully funded by an NCI R21 grant and a DOD Idea Development Award. Please visit our website ( to learn more about our research.
Interested candidates with Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degrees are encouraged to apply. Experience in molecular and cell biology, human/mouse genetics, and bioinformatics is preferred.

To Apply:

To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter describing research experience and interests, CV, copies of publications, manuscripts, or preprints, and contact information of three references to:
Jatin Roper, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Pharmacology, and Cancer Biology
Duke University School of Medicine