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Post Doc Fellowship - Environmental Health

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Date: Jun 14, 2019

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US


College of Medicine - Department of Environmental Health


Job Summary:

A Postdoctoral Fellowship in Cancer Epigenetics is available with Dr. Scott Langevin at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university, ranked as one of America's top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News and World Report has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America's Best Colleges. The College of Medicine is the No. 44 Medical School for Research. The 2018 Nature index of Life Science for the University of Cincinnati is ranked as 85 out of ~3000 Institutes worldwide. In the Web of Sciences ESI ranking, all research catalogs related biology and medicine for University of Cincinnati fall into top 1% globally.

Current areas of research in the Langevin Lab include cancer-derived non-coding RNA cargo in small extracellular vesicles (exosomes) and their potential as biomarkers for early detection of upper aerodigestive tract and pulmonary cancers using non- or minimally-invasive biofluids; and DNA methylation biomarkers in oral rinse samples for early detection of recurrent head and neck cancer. 


We are seeking a motivated individual with experience in cancer epigenetics/epigenomics to join our team. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, current CV/Resume and contact information of at least two (2) references.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D., required.  


For additional information you may visit or contact Dr. Scot Langevin, PhD, MHA, CT (ASCP), Department of Environmental Health, 160 Panzeca Way, ML0056, Cincinnati OH 45267-0056 or via email to


The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.


REQ: 37525 


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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