The Research Group Molecular Genetics of Breast Cancer at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg has a long-standing experience in breast cancer genetics and prevention. Research studies focus on the identification of (epi)genetic and non-genetic factors associated with breast cancer risk, prognosis and prediction of endocrine treatment outcome in European, Asian and Hispanic populations. This work is performed in collaboration with basic scientists, clinicians, and statisticians in Heidelberg and elsewhere, and as part of several national and international breast cancer consortia.
The successful candidate will
- investigate the role of (epi)genetic and non-genetic factors on breast cancer risk, prognosis and prediction of endocrine treatment outcome
- develop independent research questions related to these research areas
- be involved in the coordination of the collaborative works
- supervise and train doctoral students
August 16, 2016
Prof. Dr. Ute Hamann
phone 06221 42-2344
The German Cancer Research Center is committed to increase the percentage of female scientists and encourages female applicants to apply. Among candidates of equal aptitude and qualifications, a person with disabilities will be given preference.
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