Mentor: Shih Hsin (Eddy) Yang, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department Radiation Oncology, The University of Alabama at Birmingham,  Telephone: (205)934-2762; Email:

Postdoctoral position available immediately to in the Radiation Oncology Preclinical Laboratory in the Yang Lab. The ideal candidate should be able to carry out molecular biology experiments; techniques include IHC, western, PCR, cloning, cell culture, and others. The individual should be a  fast and independent learner; critical evaluation of data; able to troubleshoot experiments; aid other as needed; able to write scientifically. Highly motivated candidates with biochemistry and cell biology backgrounds are preferred.  Interested applicants should email CV and contacts of three references to Shih Hsin (Eddy) Yang, M.D., Ph.D. (

Postdoc Awards and Benefits 

Competitive postdoc awards are available including internships, grant incentives, funds to enhance education and collaboration outside UAB, and teaching opportunities at local universities. There is also a Postdoc Research Day with monetary awards. The OPE strongly encourages UAB research mentors to follow the National Research Service Award stipend level guidelines, and postdoctoral scholars qualify for health, life, and other insurances. They also have the right to participate in the university‚Äôs 403(b) program and enjoy vacation, sick leave, maternity/paternity leave, and other benefits.