Postdoctoral Fellow
National Institutes of Health - Bethesda, MD

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The NCI Center for Cancer Research is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Position Title:
Postdoctoral Fellow

Contact Name:
Luca Gattinoni

Contact Phone:
301-451-6914

Contact Fax:

Contact E-mail:
gattinol@mail.nih.gov

Branch/Laboratory/Program:
Experimental Transplantation and Immunology Branch

Investigator's Home Page:
http://ccr.cancer.gov/staff/staff.asp?profileid=7289

Number of Positions Available:
2

Research Area Key Words:

T cells, immunobiology, mouse models

CV Required?
Yes

Number References Required:
3

Publications List Required?
Yes

Position Description:
Two fully-funded postdoctoral positions are available immediately for highly motivated and interactive individuals to study the molecular and metabolic mechanisms regulating T cell differentiation and memory formation. Projects will focus on the regulation of T cell self-renewal and multipotency by transcription factors, micro-RNAs and metabolic enzymes. Findings emerging from these studies will be key to the development of new adoptive T cell-based immunotherapies for the treatment of patients with cancer and infectious diseases.

Experience Required:
Interested candidates must have a doctoral degree with less than five years of relevant postdoctoral experience, and have a background in immunology, molecular biology, biochemistry or a related discipline. Excellent publication record along with experience in mouse models will be considered as distinct advantages.

Additional Information:
Appointment duration is up to 5 years. Stipends are commensurate with education and experience.

Location:
NCI-Bethesda

NIH is part of the Department of Health and Human Services

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