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Postdoctoral Researchers

University of California, Los Angeles

Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Posted Date:
8/9/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
$48,000 - $59,000
Required Education:
Doctorate/PhD
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Cancer, Immunology,

Job Description

Postdoctoral Researchers
in Tumor Immunology and Cancer Immunotherapy

Position Availability: Immediately Available

Description:
The Yang Engineering Immunity Lab in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics and the Broad Stem Cell Research Center at UCLA is currently seeking for highly skilled and motivated postdoctoral researchers in tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy. The Yang Laboratory focuses on dissecting the cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating tumor immunology and utilizing the knowledge to engineer immune cells against cancer. Working closely with a group of world-class scientists and clinicians from UCLA/Caltech/USC/COH at the Los Angeles area, the Yang Laboratory provides broad trainings and a highly collaborative environment for basic and clinical translational cancer immunology research.

Qualifications:
•   Ph.D. in Biology, Immunology, Bioengineering or related field with extensive knowledge and experience in molecular biology, cell biology and animal study
•   Strong research experience in tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy (preferred)
   Ability to work independently and also in a group/collaborative environment
•   Effective communications skills, self-motivated

Contact:
Interested applicant should send a CV and three references to:
Lili Yang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics, M/C 957243
Eli & Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research
610 Charles E. Young Dr. East, TLSB 3032
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA 90095-7243
Tel: 310-825-8609(O); 310-825-7885(L)
Fax: 310-825-7971
E-mail: liliyang@ucla.edu
Website: http://www.mimg.ucla.edu/faculty/lyang/

Requirements

Qualifications:
•   Ph.D. in Biology, Immunology, Bioengineering or related field with extensive knowledge and experience in molecular biology, cell biology and animal study
•   Strong research experience in tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy (preferred)
   Ability to work independently and also in a group/collaborative environment
•   Effective communications skills, self-motivated