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Epidemiology of Breast Cancer and Chordoma Postdoctoral Fellowship

Work with Dr. Rose Yang

Rose Yang, senior investigator in ITEB

Rose Yang, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Rose Yang, Ph.D., M.P.H., senior investigator in the DCEG Integrative Tumor Epidemiology Branch, is seeking to recruit an applicant with training in epidemiology, computational biology, genetics/genomics, or a related field to study breast cancer and chordoma. Projects may include analysis of histologic/radiologic images and omics data for molecular and spatial characterization of tumor and tumor micro-environment (TME). Various approaches may be used to test hypotheses, including epidemiologic/statistical, computational pathology, and integrative genomic analyses.

The successful candidate is a highly motivated individual who has strong quantitative skills and is capable of conducting independent research. Candidate will be mentored to achieve their goals, progressing to greater independence during the fellowship. Learn more about the other advantages of being a DCEG fellow, including our distinctive research environment, mentorship, professional development, compensation and benefits, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.


Individuals must either hold, or expect to soon attain, a doctoral degree in epidemiology, genetics/genomics or related field. 

To Apply 

Submit your CV to the application database so it can be reviewed by investigators across the Division searching for trainees. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents; or foreign nationals (visa requirements apply). Candidates are subject to a background investigation.

For more information about this opportunity and to apply, submit a cover letter, CV, and names of three references to Dr. Yang

To explore other integrative tumor epidemiology fellowships, see the Integrative Tumor Epidemiology Fellowships Opportunities page. 

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