Postdoc Positions in Weibo Luo Lab

Several postdoctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Weibo Luo, Ph.D., at UT Southwestern Medical Center to study gene regulation by hypoxia-inducible factors in breast cancer (Cell 2011, 145(5):732-44; PNAS 2012, 109(49): E3367-76).

The 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 and CPRIT.

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 at

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 at