Amgen

Postdoctoral Fellow - Oncology & Immunology

Employer
Amgen
Location
South San Francisco, CA, US
Posted
Feb 18, 2021
Ref
R-70215
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The Amgen Postdoctoral program is committed to providing future scientists with an enriching environment to inspire innovation that will contribute to the breakthroughs in basic science and the development of human therapeutics.

Job Description: We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral candidate to perform independent research to study how the antigens and TCR repertoires in various T cell subsets shape the T cell responses and functions in autoimmunity and in cancer. We are interested in identification of novel regulatory pathways based human genetic information, single cell RNAseq studies and dissecting their molecular mechanisms by utilizing various in vitro and in vivo systems.

Qualifications: This candidate should have a Ph.D. degree in the area of immunology, , oncology, bioinformatics or molecular biology. This candidate must have independent research skills such as designing, executing and interpreting experiments, as demonstrated by previous publications. Individual with experience in T cell biology, TCR analyses, MHC/antigen identification, bioinformatics or immuno-oncology will be preferred.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

PhD at the time of appointment

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in immunology, oncology, bioinformatics or molecular biology
  • Independent research skills such as designing, executing and interpreting experiments, as demonstrated by previous publications
  • Experience in T cell biology, bioinformatics or immuno-oncology


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