Postdoctoral Fellow - Tumor Immunology/Immunotherapy - Peter P. Lee Laboratory

Duarte, California
October 31 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Thank you for your interest. Please note, the purpose of this posting is to recruit for on-going and future positions in the Immuno-Oncology laboratory of Dr. Peter P. Lee.

About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary

Postdoctoral fellowship position available immediately for PhD or MD/PhD with strong background in cellular/molecular immunology and an interest in tumor immunology/immunotherapy. The focus of the laboratory is to study and understand the interplay between cancer and host immune cells using state-of-the-art methodologies such as high-dimension (30 colors) FACS analysis, next-generation genomics including scRNA-Seq, high-dimension (6-8 colors) histology with quantitative, spatial image analysis, and bioinformatics.

Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
  • PhD or MD/PhD
  • Experience with culturing human T cells and molecular biology are highly desirable.
  • Candidates must have demonstrated research ability (minimum of two first-author publications in peer-reviewed English journals) and strong communication skills (both speaking and writing).

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.



  • Posting Date: Jan 5, 2021
  • Job Field: Research
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Shift: Day Job

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