Tumor Microenvironment and Angiogenesis Training Program

Director

Mukhopadhyay, Debabrata (Dev) Ph.D.

Summary

This program is not currently accepting applications.

The primary objectives of the Tumor Microenvironment and Angiogenesis Training Program at Mayo Clinic are:

  • To train graduate students for doctoral degrees with an emphasis on tumor microenvironment and angiogenesis research
  • To train postdoctoral scientists with backgrounds in basic science or clinical experience in the area of tumor microenvironment and angiogenesis research

Trainees benefit from frequent interactions with the local community of scientists and clinicians involved in cancer research, providing them with a broad orientation to topics related to:

  • Cancer biology
  • Cancer prevention and control research
  • Cancer pathology
  • Early cancer detection (biomarkers, imaging)
  • Clinical cancer treatment research
  • Translational research

Position availability

There are three postdoctoral positions and two predoctoral positions awarded to the Tumor Microenvironment and Angiogenesis Training Program a year. The number of open positions varies.

Eligibility

Predoctoral appointees must have received a baccalaureate degree by the beginning date of the training grant appointment and be enrolled in a Mayo Clinic program leading to a Ph.D. in science.

Postdoctoral appointees must have received a Ph.D., M.D. or comparable doctoral degree by the beginning date of the training grant appointment.

Appointees must also be citizens or noncitizen nationals of the United States or must have been legally admitted as permanent residents.

How to apply

This program is not currently accepting applications.

Faculty

  1. Bible, Keith C. M.D., Ph.D.
  2. Billadeau, Daniel D. Ph.D.
  3. Boardman, Lisa A. M.D.
  4. Bram, Richard J. M.D., Ph.D.
  5. Couch, Fergus J. Ph.D.
  6. Ekker, Stephen C. Ph.D.
  7. Gendler, Sandra J. Ph.D.
  8. Jatoi, Aminah M.D.
  9. Kaufmann, Scott H. M.D., Ph.D.
  10. Kay, Neil E. M.D.
  11. Knutson, Keith L. Ph.D.
  12. Leof, Edward B. Ph.D.
  13. McNiven, Mark A. Ph.D.
  14. Mukhopadhyay, Debabrata (Dev) Ph.D.
  15. Pease, Larry R. Ph.D.
  16. Rajkumar, S. Vincent M.D.
  17. Roberts, Lewis R. M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D.
  18. Russell, Stephen J. M.D., Ph.D.
  19. Sarkaria, Jann N. M.D.
  20. Shah, Vijay M.D.
  21. Shridhar, Vijayalakshmi (Viji) Ph.D.
  22. Tindall, Donald J. Ph.D.
  23. van Deursen, Jan Ph.D.