Postdoctoral Position in Faltas Lab - Cancer Biology

The Faltas Lab at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City is seeking postdoctoral candidates with a background in cancer biology to lead projects investigating the molecular basis of urothelial cancer oncogenesis, drug-resistance and neoantigenesis using in vitro and in vivo models of bladder cancer. Our well-funded and diverse laboratory is a vibrant and stimulating environment for scientific growth and fostering the independent careers of postdoctoral trainees.

Applicants who meet the following requirements are encouraged to apply: 

  • Ph.D. or MD/Ph.D. with a background in cancer genomics, cancer biology or immunology. The Ph.D. be awarded/expected date should be between 2017-2019 (no exceptions).
  • Evidence of productivity from publications in high-quality journals originating from Ph.D. or postdoctoral work. Manuscripts that are finally accepted for publication in high-quality journals will also be considered as evidence of productivity.
  • Significant expertise in other molecular biology and biochemistry techniques.
  • Experience in murine cancer models is a plus.
  • Additional expertise in basic bioinformatic analysis or tumor immunology is a plus.
  • Capable of working independently with appropriate supervision on assigned projects as well as in a team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English with good organizational and analytical abilities.
  • Excellent organizational skills, self-motivation, and creativity.
  • Motivated to pursue postdoctoral training required for a future independent academic career.

Candidates who meet the above criteria are encouraged to apply. Please email CV, statement of research interests, copies of previous publications and the names and contact information for 3 references to Dr. Bishoy Faltas


Bishoy Faltas, M.D.

Office of Postdoctoral Affairs 1300 York Ave, Suite A-139 New York, NY 10065 Phone: