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The Liu Lab welcomes your questions and comments. For general feedback and inquiries, please contact us for more information via our office information below.

General lab information:

303 East Superior Street, Lurie 5-250
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Phone: 312-503-1504

Available Positions

We are looking for talented and energetic postdoctoral fellows to join Dr. Yan Liu’s laboratory at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, located in Chicago, United States. These positions are fully funded for multiple years.

Successful candidates should be highly motivated and have a recent Ph.D. or M.D. &Ph.D. degree with a background in molecular biology, biochemistry, epigenetics, and cancer research. Applicants should have a strong publication record, creative thinking, effective oral and written communication skills, good team spirit, and a willingness to learn new techniques and approaches. Preference will be given to candidates with strong first-author publications in high-impact peer-reviewed journals.

Interested candidates should send the following items to Dr. Yan Liu (

  • A one-page cover letter describing areas of research interests and career goals
  • Curriculum vitae with bibliography
  • Contact information for 3 references

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