Post Doctoral Fellow

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Amar Annamalai
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Post Doctoral Fellow

Job Description

A Post-Doctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dmitry Gabrilovich of The Wistar Institute to study the role of lipid metabolism on function of myeloid cells in cancer.Wistar, an independent medical research institute located adjacent to the University of Pennsylvania’s campus in Philadelphia, was founded in 1892 as the first institution of its kind devoted to medical research and training and is recognized today as an international leader in basic biomedical research, most especially in areas related to cancer.

SUMMARY:The project involves investigation of cellular and molecular mechanisms of regulation of myeloid cell differentiation and function and interaction between myeloid cells and T or B cells. Successful candidate is expected to be highly motivated individual with good knowledge of molecular and cellular immunology techniques as well as with interest in metabolism of lipids. The research project requires experience with handling mice and the ability to work with samples from cancer patients.

QUALIFICATIONS:The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. and be highly motivated with good knowledge of molecular and cellular immunology techniques as well as with interest in metabolism of lipids. The research project requires experience with handling mice and the ability to work with samples from cancer patients.The Wistar Institute provides all necessary resources and core facilities to conduct modern cutting edge collaborative research. In addition, the members of the lab will have access to research facilities of University of Pennsylvania.

Interested individual should contact Dr. Gabrilovich directly by sending CV with the name of 3 references to eval(unescape('%64%6f%63%75%6d%65%6e%74%2e%77%72%69%74%65%28%27%3c%61%20%68%72%65%66%3d%22%6d%61%69%6c%74%6f%3a%64%67%61%62%72%69%6c%6f%76%69%63%68%40%77%69%73%74%61%72%2e%6f%72%67%22%3e%64%67%61%62%72%69%6c%6f%76%69%63%68%40%77%69%73%74%61%72%2e%6f%72%67%3c%2f%61%3e%27%29%3b')).

We offer an excellent benefits package, including tuition assistance. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V.

To learn more about The Wistar Institute, visit us at www.wistar.org.
 
 
Contact:      Beth Wise
HR
The Wistar Institute
3601 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States
Email: bwisewistar.org

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