Postdoctoral Position in Innate Immunity

Employer
Harvard Medical School and Boston Children's Hospital
Location
Boston, Massachusetts (US)
Salary
NIH Stipend Level
Posted
January 07 2019
Ref
LuoPD2019
Discipline
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Postdoc

Postdoctoral Position in Innate Immunity

 

Harvard Medical School and Boston Children's Hospital, Boston Massachusetts

Postdoctoral positions are available in the Laboratory of Dr. Hongbo R. Luo, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School and Boston Children's Hospital, to study signal transduction in innate immune system and the role of myeloid cells in tumorigenesis.  We are looking for highly motivated individuals with a Ph.D. or M.D. and experience in at least one of the following areas:

  • Neutrophil biology
  • Cancer immunology
  • Cell death (e.g. pyroptosis, necroptosis)
  • Activation and regulation of the inflammasome

Successful applicants will have recently obtained a PhD or MD/PhD (within the last two years) in immunology, molecular biology, cell biology, or related discipline, and have at least one first-author paper.  Previous experience in yeast two-hybrid screening, single-cell RNA-seq, fluorescence-based imaging and advanced multicolor flow cytometry will be valued. Successful applicants will receive a NIH Fellows Stipend plus Health Insurance. U.S. citizens and permanent residents may be eligible for fellowship support.

Please send curriculum vitae and names of three references to: Dr. Hongbo R. Luo, Department of Pathology and Laboratoy Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Boston Children’s Hospital. E-mail: Hongbo.Luo@childrens.harvard.edu. Phone: 617-919-2303

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

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