Postdoctoral Position

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (US)
Salary commensurate with experience.
May 13 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Postdoctoral Position

University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Department of Cancer Biology, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute (AFCRI)

The Department and Institute support innovative research on cancer biology, cancer immunology, and leading-edge care that is delivered in a compassionate manner, and the education of professionals who share a commitment to innovative research.

Postdoctoral positions are available immediately to establish and optimize chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-expressing T cells to target human acute myeloid leukemia (AML) or neuroendocrine tumors (NETs), and elucidate the underlying mechanisms. These positions require extensive experience working with recombinant DNA technology, immunology, cell and molecular biology, and mouse tumor models. Furthermore, knowledge and experience in T cell biology, and bioinformatics are highly desirable. The candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree. The general research directions can be found in the related website

Highly motivated candidates who have at least one first-author scientific publication are encouraged to apply and send their curriculum vitae and letters from three references to:

Xianxin Hua, M.D., Ph.D.

Department of Cancer Biology

Abramson Cancer Research Institute

University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Philadelphia, 19104-6160