UFHCC Postdoctoral Fellowships in Cancer Research

The objective of the UFHCC Postdoctoral Fellowships in Cancer Research program is to encourage outstanding graduate students with a demonstrated potential and interest in pursuing careers as independent researchers by facilitating their successful transition to postdoctoral research positions. Eligibility is limited to students who are in the final stages of completing their PhD program and seeking postdoctoral research opportunities for the next stage of establishing a successful career in cancer research.


At the UFHCC, there are opportunities to participate in many varied aspects of cancer research, including:

  • Cancer genetics
  • Pharmacology/toxicology
  • Metastasis
  • Therapy resistance
  • Radiation biology
  • Drug development
  • Epidemiology
  • Health outcomes
  • Molecular and cell biology
  • Cancer immunology
  • Stem cells
  • Molecular targeting
  • Cancer diagnostics
  • Cell signaling
  • Tumor microenvironment
  • Gene therapy

Postdoctoral Recruitment Initiative

The University of Florida Health Cancer Center is now accepting applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships in Cancer Research. Our Cancer Center is growing and we are actively seeking candidates who are preparing for graduation or who have completed their PhD. We offer extensive resources, mentorship, career development activities and networking for young scientists interested in pursuing careers as independent investigators in basic, clinical/translational and population science research.

Candidates interested in this Postdoctoral Recruitment Initiative should apply at the following link by no later than March 5, 2018.

Successful applicants will be invited to a symposium at the Cancer/Genetics Research Complex on March 22-23, 2018, to hear about our research programs and discuss research opportunities with our faculty.

Apply here


To inquire about the program, please submit an email.