At Deciphera, we value the opportunity to advance the development of our oncology drug pipeline to improve cancer patient treatments.

We seek to bring the best and brightest scientific minds to this vital work by providing a collaborative and energized work environment, where our diverse and multi-disciplinary workforce can meet its full potential. As a result, our dedicated and highly experienced colleagues are passionate about achieving excellence in all they do.

Deciphera provides employees with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, Simple IRA retirement plan, life insurance and a flexible spending account for either health care and/or dependent care.

Job Openings

Post-doctorate position in Molecular and Cell Biology. The successful candidate will have a PhD in biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, or related field. A working knowledge of molecular and cell biology, including preparation of cloning and mammalian expression vectors and transient and stable cell line transfection is highly desirable. Experience with cell analysis techniques such as ELISA, western blot, proliferation, and flow cytometry assays is preferred. Experience in kinase research is desirable but not required. The position is for a minimum one-year term with the possibility of renewal.

How to Apply

When an opportunity in which you are interested becomes available, please submit your resume or CV, cover letter and salary requirements to the address below. All submissions will be evaluated. Interviews will be conducted for those applicants who most strongly fit our needs. If you are not contacted for an interview, your resume will remain on file and active for one year.


Human Resources
Deciphera Pharmaceuticals
643 Massachusetts, Suite 200
Lawrence, KS 66044

Emailed resumes should be attached as .pdf documents and sent to
No phone calls please.