Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Research Fellow in Boston, Massachusetts

Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.

Postdoctoral position in chemical biology

The incumbent will develop complimentary skills in preclinical drug discovery through the rapidly growing, highly collaborative program in Chemical Biology at the Dana-Farber.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.

Drs. Jarrod Marto and Nathanael Gray are seeking an exceptional and highly motivated postdoctoral candidate to advance their joint program for development and proteome-wide characterization of covalent kinase inhibitors targeting disease-relevant pathways. The successful candidate for this position will have a recent Ph.D. in chemistry, chemical biology, or related field, with the requisite commitment and skills to integrate research activities in advanced mass spectrometry and structure-guided inhibitor design. Candidates can augment their career development through an expanding portfolio of interactions with the greater Boston pharma and biotechnology community.

Additional requirements for this position include: strong interpersonal, organizational, and writing skills.

This position is available immediately. Interested candidates should email a cover letter stating specific interest, qualifications, and career goals along with CV to:

Dr. Jarrod Marto

c/o Ms. Nicholle Wurie

The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

450 Brookline Avenue, Longwood Center, Rm 3115

Boston, MA 02215-5450

Email: Nicholle_wurie@dfci.harvard.edu

Job ID: 2019-13122

Grade: 41

External Company URL: www.dana-farber.org