Postdoctoral Fellow
National Institutes of Health - Frederick, 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:
Scott Durum

Contact Phone:
301-846-1545

Contact Fax:
301-846-6720

Contact E-mail:
durums@mail.ncifcrf.gov

Branch/Laboratory/Program:
Laboratory of Molecular Immunoregulation

Investigator's Home Page:
http://ccr.cancer.gov/Staff/staff.asp?profileid=5617

Number of Positions Available:
1

Research Area Key Words:

Immunology, T cells, apoptosis, homeostasis

CV Required?
Yes

Number References Required:
3

Publications List Required?
Yes

Position Description:
The laboratory of Scott Durum studies immunological processes in health and disease. One focus is on the cytokine IL-7 which is essential for T cell development and survival. Current projects include studying gain-of-function mutations in IL-7 receptor that drive leukemia. A second focus is on inflammatory bowel disease and development of a promising new therapeutic involving mucosal delivery of the cytokine IL-27. The fellowship is funded by the intramural program of the NIH and can support the follow 2-5yrs with competitive salary and health benefits. The lab is located on the Frederick MD campus of the National Cancer Institute NIH and offers numerous core facilities, training and other programs to benefit fellows. Please email letters of inquiry and provide reference letters by email.

Experience Required:
PhD or MD

Additional Information:

Location:
NCI-Frederick

NIH is part of the Department of Health and Human Services

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