Date Posted: Jun 4, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
- City of Hope
- Location: Duarte, CA
- Job Number: 7057567
- Posting Date: Jun 4, 2019
- Application Deadline:
Open Until Filled
The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope is looking for a talented Postdoctoral Fellow. The T Cell Therapeutics Research Laboratory (TCTRL) overseen by Stephen Forman, M.D., is a fast-paced lab involved in cutting edge technology, research and clinical immunotherapeutic programs. The TCTLR currently has an opening for a postdoctoral fellow who will provide scientific leadership in the development of chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapies for hematologic malignancy. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in the fields of immunology, cancer biology and hematology. This position will interact and collaborate with a team of scientist highly trained in T cell preclinical and clinical research. The candidate is expected to be highly flexible to perform a wide-variety of job duties as the lead scientist driving adoptive cell therapy for hematologic malignancies.
Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
A Ph.D. degree in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline is required;
Research experience in the field fields of immunology, cancer biology and hematology;
A track record of publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals;
Ability to effectively lead a project in a translational research environment in order to successfully meet project goals;
Ability to design and execute experiments, critically interpret experimental results, and present data in a cogent and meaningful manner;
Ability to participate in the preparation of IND submissions, grant applications and publications;
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
See the Stephen Forman, M.D. web page for an overview of research interests at: https://www.cityofhope.org/people/forman-stephen&view=research.
City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.