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A postdoctoral research fellow position is available in the Department of Immunology at the City of Hope Beckman Research Institute. The research project will focus on grant-funded research projects involving fungal immunity, vaccine development, as well as molecular diagnostic methods for microbial and other diseases. Research will involve immunological methods as well as analytical biochemical and bioanalytical approaches.
Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:
• Candidates, who have completed a PhD or equivalent degree (e.g. doctor of science, or Dr. rer. nat.) and have obtained experience in the research areas described above, are encouraged to apply
• A preferred candidate should be profoundly knowledgeable in molecular biology and biochemistry or chemistry, as well as in animal experimentation (mouse), and analytical HPLC and mass spectrometry.
• Additional knowledge in the fields of immunology, in particular in pathogen-host-interactions is preferred.
About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
City of Hope strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.