Postdoctoral Scholar

State College
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October 06 2021
Life Sciences, Biology
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Postdoctoral Scholar

Post-doctoral position in B cell metabolism and autoimmunity

A postdoctoral scholar position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Ziaur Rahman, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania. The Rahman Lab focuses on understanding the mechanisms that promote autoreactive B cell development in systemic lupus erythematosus (Domeier et al. JEM 2016, Domeier et al. Cell Reports, 2018). Full list of publications can be viewed at

The successful candidate will contribute to an NIH-supported project to study how altered metabolic reprogramming of B cells regulates development of autoreactive B cells, autoantibody production and lupus nephritis. Preference will be given to applicants with a background in immunology and experience using mouse models. Experience studying cellular metabolism is also desirable. A cover letter summarizing research experience, CV, and contact information for three references are to be emailed to

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