Postdoctoral Fellow

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, TX

ID: 7065205
Posted: March 10, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Postdoctoral position is available immediately in the area of cancer immunology and translational research. The laboratory seeks to identify novel agents and targets to enhance immune responses with cancer therapies and translate those findings to the clinic in ongoing clinical trials. We are interested in studying immunologic mechanisms that confer response through targeting dendritic cell and lymphocyte activation using various in vitro and in vivo tumor models.

We seek applicants who are self-motivated and career-oriented who ultimately would want to become independent group leaders in the United States and other countries. The research environment at MD Anderson is outstanding and nurturing, especially for applicants who are interested in immunology, cancer biology and translational collaborations.

An individual holding a recent Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate who is seeking a temporary appointment, under the supervision of a faculty mentor, involving full-time laboratory-based research or scholarship in preparation for an academic or research career as an independent investigator. The candidate should have proven scholarship in publications and presentations at major meetings in immunology, preferably cancer immunology.

Diversity and inclusion at MD Anderson are not just important; they are essential. We take an expansive view of diversity, considering differences in race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender and religious beliefs, as well as communication styles, thought, skill and ambition. We constantly examine our culture to create an inclusive working environment that effectively attracts, retains, develops and utilizes the skills and talents of all employees. Our Diversity Council develops strategies to attract and retain superior talent and enhance workforce diversity and inclusion. We also offer multiple diversity training programs to our employees.

Contact Information:

Steven Lin
Radiation Oncology
1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 1052
United States


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