Postdoc Positions in Weibo Luo Lab

Two postdoctoral positions are available immediately in the laboratory to study hypoxia regulation and drug development in cancer (Cancer Res 2021; Cancer Res 2020; JCI 2018, 128(5): 1937-1955; NAR 2018, 46(13):6576-6591; Cell 2011, 145(5):732-44; PNAS 2012, 109(49): E3367-76).

The Luo lab is particularly interested in understanding the crosstalk of oxygen homeostasis, epigenetics, and metabolism in breast cancer progression. Cutting-edge techniques including proteomics, next generation sequencing, and metabolomics are used in our studies. Our research is supported by NCI, CPRIT, and private foundations.

We are seeking highly motivated candidates with a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D.

Interested candidates must have:

  • Strong background in biochemistry, molecular biology, and oncology
  • Strong publication record
  • Good communication skills

Experience with bioinformatics is a plus. Competitive salary and benefits are offered.

How to Apply

To apply, please send a cover letter, CV, and three reference letters via email to Dr. Luo (

UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Graduate Student Positions Available

Graduate students are welcome to join Dr. Luo’s laboratory for their Ph.D. theses. Students who are interested in doing research rotation within the lab, please email Dr. Luo (