Postdoctoral Fellow - Immunology, T cells, and Molecular Signaling

Duarte, California
April 13 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6,000 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 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary

The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope is looking for a talented and motivated Postdoctoral Fellow in T cell biology who will study the function of Th17 cells in Dr. Zuoming Sun's laboratory. The Beckman Research Institute is a NIH-designated comprehensive cancer center with state-of-the-art facilities and a friendly environment. Our institute is located in the great Los Angeles area, where you can enjoy the diverse culture and lifestyle of warm southern California.

Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
  • A Ph.D. degree in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline is required;
  • Familiar with basic immunology knowledge as well as techniques for manipulation of T cells and mouse models of T cell-mediated immunity;
  • Publication records to demonstrate the academic excellence in research.

Preferred education, experience, and skills:
  • Knowledge in tumor biology.

Additional Information:
  • Please include your CV, publications, and a list of references when applying;
  • For more information about Dr. Sun's research, please visit .

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be 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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