Postdoctoral Postition, Cancer and Developmental Biology, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, Maryland

Posted 4/25/2017

Starting in August, 2017, a fully funded postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Mark Lewandoski to study the role of cell-to-cell signaling in the mouse embryo. In particular, we focus on Fibroblast Growth Factor (FGF) signaling and its interaction with WNT and BMP signaling in limb development, somitogenesis and embryonic axis extension. Other projects include the characterization of FGF target genes. The lab is located in Frederick, Maryland, and is part of the Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). Strong background in molecular biology is required and previous experience in using mouse genetics to study development is preferable. In emailed inquiries (, please include a brief description of current research and interests, a CV and the names of at least two individuals (including your current PI) who can be contacted to comment on your expertise. For additional information and application instructions, please see the vacancy announcement at

Last Updated 04/25/2017