Postdoctoral fellow – Tumor Immunotherapy
A postdoctoral position is available immediately in Dr. Samir Khleif’s lab in the field of cancer immunology with special focus on tumor immunotherapy and combination cancer therapy at GRU Cancer Center.
The group conducts research in the areas of tumor immune modulation, targeted immunotherapy, immune cell signaling and mechanisms of tumor cell-immune cell interactions. The laboratory functions towards translational research programs with the goal of designing and developing new concepts/strategies for targeting tumor immune modulators in mice with a potential to translate into human clinical trials.
The selected candidate will be an important part of a versatile scientific environment and should contribute towards its further scientific achievements. Applicants should possess a PhD degree and 2-3 years of research experience in a related field of research.
Candidates should have strong background in in tumor immunology and at least, 2-3 years of research experience including various techniques used for in vivo mice experiments, flow cytometry and different immune assays. Writing scientific manuscripts, possible grant applications in addition to preparation of audience appropriate scientific presentations forms an important part of this role.
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) and should demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team. Stipends are commensurate with educational credentials and research experience.
An updated CV and contacts of at least 3 references should be provided to Melanie Riney at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference position number 11848 in the subject.