Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Responsibilities This research will entail evaluation of key factors that regulate homeostasis of memory T cells in different tissue locations, specifically those factors that control the trafficking, survival and recall responses of T cells in lymphoid and non-lymphoid tissues. Applicants should send their CV, summary of research experience and list three faculty members, with direct knowledge of the candidate, who will provide letters of recommendation.
The University of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including: · Competitive wages, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave · Low cost medical, dental, and pharmacy plans · Health care and dependent daycare flexible spending accounts · Disability and employer paid life insurance · Wellbeing program with reduced insurance premiums · Tuition reimbursement opportunities covering 75%-100% of eligible tuition · Student loan forgiveness opportunity · Opportunities for growth and promotion · Employee Assistance Program For more information regarding benefits: https://humanresources.umn.edu/sites/humanresources.umn.edu/files/2019_tcd-fpa-75100-ben-0105-10_0.pdf
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials.
Required: • PhD, MD or DVM degree • Experience with mouse models, cellular and molecular immunology techniques and a broad background in immunology • Experience with infectious disease models, techniques for isolation and characterization of immune cells from non-lymphoid tissues and gene expression analysis
Preferred: • Familiarity with immune responses in mouse models of parasitic diseases and with the role of cytokines in control of immune responses • Highly organized • Ability to work independently or as part of a team • Publication history
Internal Number: 331091
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