Center for Molecular Carcinogenesis and Toxicology

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Welcome to the Center for Molecular Carcinogenesis and Toxicology (CMCT). Here you will find a description of our inter-disciplinary research and academic training programs in molecular carcinogenesis and toxicology as well as specific information on CMCT faculty research programs. This information should assist you in determining whether our program is compatible with your career goals.

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The CMCT faculty welcome direct inquiries from prospective students at all levels; undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral fellows.  The resources of the CMCT  are utilized to enhance all aspects of the training experience, including student fellowships, travel to scientific meetings and a world class seminar program.

Students conduct research within a strong interdisciplinary environment, and their research is consistently recognized at national meetings with prestigious and competitive awards. Graduates from our program have gone on to work with members of the U.S. National Academy of Science, complete Post-Doctoral Fellowships at top US and international laboratories including the world renowned Karolinska Institute in Stockholm or at the MRC’s Center for Human Toxicology in the UK. Ultimately, our graduates develop successful careers in academia, industry, government, and consulting.

We view success in terms of the career satisfaction achieved by our graduates. Be assured that the faculty of the CMCT will work hard to assist you in your career aspirations.

John DiGiovanni, Ph.D.

Learn more at the Center for Molecular Carcinogenesis and Toxicology website.