Post Doctoral Research Opportunity

Upstate Medical University 

A postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory in the Department of Microbiology
and Immunology at Upstate Medical University. The successful candidate in collaboration with
the mentor and his team will be responsible for designing and utilizing in vitro and in vivo
methodologies to investigate the role of transcriptional regulator in alternative signal pathways
to assess’ T cells cytotoxic function of hematological cancer model                                                                                     

 

Requirements:

  • Applicants should have a MD, Ph.D. degree in biological sciences preferably with a strong

  • immunology background.

  • The position requires a minimum of 4-5 years of graduate research experience and a strong publication record.

  • The candidate must be with good microsurgical skill, highly motivated and have extensive experience in cell signaling assays, flow cytometryand cell sorting, molecular biology, animal (mice) handling, experimental planning, and data interpretation.

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as a team member are essential.

  • Experience with the design, utilization, and evaluation of murine models of immunological diseases such, as transplantation is a plus.

  • The position requires the ability to lead projects, and work co-operatively with others.

  • Ideal candidates will have excellent organizational, time management, and multitasking skills.

  • Other duties include supervision of other laboratory members, and participation in the writing of grants and manuscripts.

Required Application Documents:
• A full CV with publication list
• Cover letter including the names and contact details of 3 references
• PDF copies of your most recent publications