University of Utah Post Doctoral Fellow in Tumor Immunology in Salt Lake City, Utah
Open Date 06/20/2019
Requisition Number PRN21076B
Job Title Post Doctoral Fellow (E)
Working Title Post Doctoral Fellow in Tumor Immunology
Job Grade A00
FLSA Code Administrative
Patient Sensitive Job Code? No
Standard Hours per Week 40.00
Full Time or Part Time? Full Time
Work Schedule Summary
VP Area U of U Health - Academics
Department 00229 - Gastroenterology
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range $48,000 to $55,000
Open Until Filled Yes
The Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology is seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Fellow to study novel immunotherapy approaches for gastrointestinal cancers.
The successful candidate will test novel combined therapy approaches in established animal models and establish in vitro mechanistic approaches to examine immune cell phenotypes and function. The incumbent will receive training and mentorship for career development and work with a multidisciplinary team to develop new skills and translational approaches to tumor immunology.
Experience with mouse work, flow cytometry, and immune cell assays is preferable.
Type Benefited Staff
Special Instructions Summary
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