Post Doctoral Fellow
- Cleveland Clinic
- Location: Cleveland, OH
- Job Number: 7075545 (Ref #: 37b21aca)
- Posting Date: Feb 27, 2021
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
We are seeking a postdoctoral fellow to work jointly with Dr. Neetu Gupta in the Department of Immunology and Dr. Deepa Jagadeesh in the Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic.
The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of T cell immunology and cancer immunotherapy, evidenced by recent publications. Proficiency in common immunological, molecular biology and tissue culture techniques is required. Experience with lentiviral transduction, CRISPR-based DNA editing methods, patient derived xenograft (PDX) models, preclinical models of response to anti-cancer drugs is highly desirable. The successful candidate will join a dynamic team of basic and translational immunology/oncology researchers to develop novel therapies against lymphomas.
The selected candidate will have access to state-of-the-art core facilities at the Lerner Research Institute and opportunities for collaboration with clinicians at the Taussig Cancer Institute. More information about Gupta Lab’s research may be found at www.lerner.ccf.org/immuno/gupta/. Additional information about postdoctoral training at the Lerner Research Institute is available at www.lerner.ccf.org/education/postdoc/.
The candidate must have (or be close to finishing) a PhD or MD/PhD degree. Proficiency in spoken and written English is required.
Highly motivated and qualified individuals should submit a cover letter describing research accomplishments and interests in the fields of T cell immunology and immunotherapy (no more than 2 pages), a CV and contact information for 3 references to Dr. Neetu Gupta (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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