Immunology Postdoc - Dr. Avram Lab - Moffitt Cancer Center
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
Job posting number: #7143223 (Ref:62256)
Posted: May 2, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job Descriptionpostdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Dorina Avram in the Department of Immunology at the Moffit Cancer Center to study immune dysregulation in cancer and autoimmunity. Our lab investigates transcriptional and epigenetic regulatory mechanisms that control cellular programs of immune cells with the ultimate goal to harness altered responses in cancer and autoimmunity.
We employ genetically engineered mouse models, patient-derived samples, organoid culture systems, along with state of the art molecular methodologies, including transcriptomics (bulk and scRNAseq), ATACseq, ChIPseq, proteomics and metabolomics, multiplex immunofluorescence and spatial transcriptomics, working in a highly collaborative environment.
Here is a recent publication - https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/37115913/.
Credentials and Qualifications: We seek an enthusiastic candidate with a Ph.D. in immunology, with strong commitment to research and rich experience, including working with mice. Submit your curriculum vitae, including clear list of publications and a cover letter directly to [email protected].
Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute is proud to be Florida’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center located in Tampa. We strive to be the leader in understanding the complexity of cancer through team science and applying those insights for human benefits. Every Team Member of Moffitt focuses on our lasting commitment to our mission: To contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer.
Moffitt Postdocs are provided with Medical (Moffitt covers premium for team member) effective upon start date and eligible for Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, Retirement, Parental Leave and more. You may be eligible for relocation allowance per policy. Reasons to relocate, aside from the sunshine, beaches and year-round outdoor recreation associated with the Gulf Coast of Florida, Tampa is a thriving metropolitan city, which has become a hub for ground-breaking research, welcoming individuals from around the globe. This diverse city is engulfed with rich culture, year-round activities for all, beautiful beaches, amazing cuisine and so much more. We strive for work/life balance.
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