Postdoctoral Research Scholar

Location
Portland, Oregon
Salary
Salary based on NIH guidelines for Postdoctoral Researchers
Posted
August 24 2020
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Two NIH-funded Postdoctoral Research positions to investigate the mechanisms that control T cell activation, trafficking, and function during viral and parasitic infections are immediately available in Dr. Jeff Nolz’s laboratory at Oregon Health & Science University. Current projects include: 1) mechanisms that control T cell trafficking into non-lymphoid tissues, 2) differentiation of tissue-resident memory T cells within non-lymphoid tissue microenvironments, and 3) T cell activation, differentiation, and function during cutaneous and visceral leishmaniasis.

For more information, please visit: www.ohsu.edu/nolz

Applicants should have recently completed PhD or MD/PhD training or equivalent, have a broad, solid understanding of basic immunology and a strong publication record. Previous experience using mouse models of infection is highly desirable, but not required. Successful applicants will be generously offered with NIH guideline-based salary and benefits, in addition to being a member of a high-quality research team and collaborative research environment of OHSU. To apply, please electronically submit your current CV, a cover letter indicating your research interests, and contact information for three references to nolz@ohsu.edu.

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud to be an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. Applicants with disabilities can request reasonable accommodation by contacting the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148.