HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?
Do more with the knowledge you’re working hard to acquire and the passion you already have. At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Through this program, you will acquire the valuable hands-on skills and foundational experience to become the professional you are meant to be in your chosen field.
Postdoctoral Fellow – Protein Degradation and Cancer
This could be your everyday Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. During this program, you will be provided with an enriching environment to inspire innovation that will contribute to the development of human therapeutics. The lab of Dr. Ryan Potts in the Induced Proximity Platform Department at Amgen is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow in the field of protein degradation and cancer. We are looking for highly talented, self-motivated individuals passionate about science and making high impact discoveries to work on the molecular mechanisms behind the function of the unique MAGE cancer-testis antigen family of E3 ligases. New postdoctoral fellows will take a multi-disciplinary approach combining biochemistry, cell biology, and proteomics to study the relationship of MAGE proteins, ubiquitination, and cancer.
Please see our publications for more information, including:
Cell. 2015 160, 715-28.
Cell. 152, 1051-1064.
Molecular Cell. S1097-2765(20)30466-4.
Molecular Cell. 77(6):1206-1221.e7.
Molecular Cell. 69,113-25.
Science Advances. 5(5):eaav4832.
Nature Communications. 11(1):4931.
The postdoctoral position is for 3 years with the option to extend for an additional year.
Win Here’s what it takes to Win
We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The dedicated individual we seek is a scientist with these qualifications.
Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission – to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment, and inclusion in all that we do.
Some of the vast rewards of working here As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being. Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey A diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act Generous Total Rewards Plan—comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits—with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor
Equal Opportunity Statement Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
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