Albert Einstein Cancer Center

Postdoctoral Research Opportunities

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Postdoctoral positions are available at the Albert Einstein Cancer Center, a major NCI-designated research institute with a broad spectrum of interdisciplinary programs and core laboratory facilities.
Research opportunities encompass: 

High resolution intravital imaging of tumor cell phenotypes in breastand lung tumors - Dr. John Condeelis 

Studies on the regulation of PI 3-kinases and their role intumorigenesis and metastasis - Dr. Jonathan Backer 

Roles of the PI3 kinase signaling pathway in hematopoiesis & leukemia - Dr. Kira Gritsman 

Role of stromal niche in intestinal stem cell homeostasis and gastrointestinal malignancies - Dr. Subhrajit Saha 

Postdoctoral Position in Analysis of Glioblastoma Invasion - Dr. Jeffrey Segall 

Role of dynamic DNA structures in etiology of cancer, fragile X syndrome,autism & telomere dysfunction - Dr. Carl Schildkraut

Cell fate decisions of normal- and leukemia-stem cells - Dr. Keisuke Ito 

Analytically orientated scientist wanting to study genetic biology ofHPV evolution & pathogenesis. - Dr. Robert Burk 

The epigenetics of lung carcinogenesis - Dr. Spivak 

Glycans in cancer, immunity, development and Notch signalling - Dr. P. Stanley 

Studies on intestinal stem cell secretomes - Dr. Mani 

Resistance mechanisms targeted and anti-angiogenic drugs - Drs. Schwartz and Perez-Soler 

Drug transporters - molecule genetics, resistance, structure-function - Dr. I. D. Goldman 

Postdoctoral Position in Drosophila development - Dr. Nicholas Baker 

Postdoctoral training in cell and cancer biology of metastasis - Drs. Maja Oktay and John Condeelis 


To learn more about these projects and their faculty members, please click on the links above.  You may also contact the individual faculty member listed above. 

The successful candidate should have a recent Ph.D. in the biological sciences or related fields or an MD, with a strong research background in cell biology, molecular biology, immunology or cancer biology. Please send curriculum vitae, a summary of previous and future research interests, and three letters of recommendation by email to EACH PI at   


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Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
1300 Morris Park Avenue 
Bronx, NY 10461.  
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

In the top 10% of Medical schools according to USNews and World Report, Albert Einstein College of Medicine offers a highly interactive and stimulating academic environment for scientists in training. We are located in a pleasant residential area in the northeast corner of New York City with easy access to Manhattan and the suburbs of Westchester County. Comprehensive Benefits package will be offered. Postdoctoral campus housing may be available. 

Applicants should review the various research projects described under Postdoctoral Opportunities and indicate an area (or areas) of primary interest. It will be helpful to include a brief statement (one page or less) indicating reasons for choosing a specific project and the applicants research and career goals.  


The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an equal opportunity employer.


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Bronx, New York 10461
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