The laboratory of Dr. Guangyong Peng in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine has an immediate opening for Postdoctoral Associate positions to play an active role in our ongoing studies of tumor immunology and T cell biology.
The Peng laboratory has been performing the translational studies to dissect molecular mechanisms responsible for the senescence and dysfunction of T cells in the tumor microenvironment from different types of cancers, including head and neck cancers, and then to develop effective strategies for molecular and metabolic control of T cell fate and function for enhanced tumor immunity and immunotherapy.
Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent terminal or doctoral degree.
Highly motivated and passionate researcher with an M.D. or Ph.D. and rigorous training in immunology, cancer biology, or a related area.
Experience with immunology.
Comfortable working with mice and/or patient samples.
Research experience with bioinformatics and next-generation sequencing.
This position works in a laboratory environment with potential exposure to biological and chemical hazards. The individual must be physically able to wear protective equipment and to provide standard care to research animals.
Base pay is commensurate with experience.
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