Scientist or Postdoctoral Fellow

UCSD Moores Cancer Center is seeking a Project Scientist or Postdoctoral Fellow; levels to focus on 1) myeloma tumor immunology and immunotherapy and 2) myeloma functional genomics and experimental therapeutics.

The Asimakopoulos lab recently co-developed the first RAS-driven model of myeloma, VQ model (Wen et al., Blood, in press; 8 July 2020). This new powerful model presents exciting new opportunities for myeloma translational advances. 

https://ashpublications.org/blood/article/doi/10.1182/blood.2020007156/461286/Expression-of-NrasQ61R-and-MYC-transgene-in

The position is funded through the NIH/NCI as well as Moores Cancer Center. Applicants with strong publication records in tumor immunology/immunotherapy and/or functional genomics (including CRISPR/Cas genomic editing) are encouraged to apply. The lab recently relocated to UCSD and the new members will benefit from the laboratory's growing collaborative network within the superb La Jolla immunology campus and cancer biology community of Moores Cancer Center.

Interested applicants please forward:

  1. Cover letter indicating current and future career goals
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Brief summary of previous research experience 
  4. Names and contact information for 3 references

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