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Research Fellow, Cancer Biology

Date: Jul 25, 2021

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Company: University of Cincinnati

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors > http://bit.ly/UCEMPL


Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.


Job Overview

The University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Department of Cancer Biology is seeking a full-time Research Fellow to work in the laboratory of Dr. Maria Czyzyk-Krzeska.

Post baccalaureate Research Fellowship is designed for recent college graduates (within 1-2 years from graduation) seeking future careers in science, medicine, or biotechnology. It provides the opportunity for training in molecular and cellular biomedical research under the supervision of a professional mentor responsible for the fellow’s progress. 

Essential Functions

The training includes performance of molecular experiments, data analysis and preparation for publication; participation in journal clubs and other groups or training meetings; and interactions with other researchers, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty. Research fellows are expected to be fully engaged in the research programs of their laboratories.  The appointment is limited to three years with the possibility of a one-year extension.

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Physical Requirements/Work Environment

  • Office environment/no specific unusual physical or environmental demands.


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 / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


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