Postdoctoral Fellow – Avian Innate Immunity and Immunogenetics - Miller lab

The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope is looking for a talented Postdoctoral Research Fellow who will engage in a project focused on avian innate immunity and immunogenetics. Project seeks to reduce the presence of disease-causing microbes in the human food chain. Responsibilities will involve identifying the function of specialized avian MHC class I-like molecules encoded in a highly polymorphic gene region and defining the contribution of these molecules in avian genetic resistance to colonization by Campylobacter. Interested candidates should forward their curriculum vitae including a detailed personal statement on prior research accomplishments, specific research interests, and overall career goals to: Dr. Marcia Miller, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, City of Hope, e-mail: [email protected]

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

Candidates with a recent Ph.D. degree, with interest immunology/genetics and with skill in cellular immunology are encouraged to apply.

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 is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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