Postdoctoral Researcher

New Orleans, Louisiana
LSUHSC offers competitive NIH payscale salaries + benefits
October 11 2021
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Full Time
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The LSU Health Sciences Center Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center has an opening for a Postdoctoral Researcher to perform studies focused on understanding the mechanisms of therapeutic response and resistance to immunotherapies in cancer. The selected candidate will assist, design and perform systematic or hypothesis-directed studies of tumor and immune cell response to oncolytic viral therapy studies in animal tumor models that may inform clinical decision-making, resistance mechanisms, or treatment response.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience and publications in the area of cancer immunology, a PhD or equivalent degree, and must be able to work independently with high self-motivation. Prior research experience of syngeneic mouse models of colon cancer and experience in the area of in vivo cancer biology are highly desired.



Minimum qualifications:

  • PhD or equivalent degree in a Basic or Health Science or related field
  • 2 years of experience in a research environment
  • MD or MD/PhD is also acceptable


Applicant instructions:

Qualified candidates should apply online by submitting a CV .


Position will remain open until filled.


LSU Health Sciences Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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