Postdoctoral position available immediately, in the laboratory of Dr. Michael Croft at the La Jolla Institute for Immunology (LJI), to join a multi-disciplinary team that is focused on control of inflammation by TNF family proteins and their effects on lung fibroblasts and smooth muscle cells relevant for severe asthma.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. or M.D in immunology within the past 5 years. Preferred applicants will have experience with culture of human cells and animal models of immune disease, including cytokine analysis, flow cytometry, and RNA-seq.
LJI is an independent, non-profit research institute. It was ranked in the world’s top 5 immunology research institutes and was ranked #1 in a survey of postdocs as ‘best places to work’ worldwide. LJI is located in the Science Research Park on the campus of UC San Diego.
Full-time employment at LJI includes a competitive salary, medical/dental/vision benefits and contributions to a retirement plan (403B).
Individuals should send their CV and names of three references to: Dr. Michael Croft, Professor, Center for Autoimmunity and Inflammation, La Jolla Institute for Immunology, 9420 Athena Circle, San Diego, CA 92307, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. http://www.lji.org