Post-doctoral Fellow - Diamond Lab

Requisition ID: 8981

Job Title: Post-doctoral Fellow - Diamond Lab

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:

The Department of Experimental Therapeutics at City of Hope Beckman Research Institute has an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate interested in the study of immunologic mechanisms and vaccines to control of hematologic malignancy. The focus of the position is murine tumor models of hematologic malignancy, treatment, and other vaccine delivery approaches (see Cancer Research â" vol. 71, page 4183, 2011).

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • Ph.D. degree in immunology, applied clinical science, or cell biology or equivalent.
  • The ideal candidate will have experience with manipulations of murine tumor models, in vivo imaging, T cell functional assays including cytotoxicity assays and in vitro stimulation using peptides, cell transduction, and experience with flow cytometry, especially polychromatic flow using a modern 6-color instrument.
  • Experience with molecular biology approaches 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 nationâ&tm;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, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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