Two NIH-funded Postdoctoral Research positions to investigate the mechanisms that control T cell activation, trafficking, and function during viral and parasitic infections are immediately available in Dr. Jeff Nolzs laboratory at Oregon Health & Science University.
Current projects include:
Mechanisms that control T cell trafficking into non-lymphoid tissues
Differentiation of tissue-resident memory T cells within non-lymphoid tissue microenvironments
T cell activation, differentiation, and function during cutaneous and visceral leishmaniasis
Designing and performing laboratory experiments
Generally maintaining laboratory and research space, laboratory notebooks and logs, etc.
Participating in lab meetings, making contributions and submitting research for publication, submitting applications for research funding, presenting research at seminars, poster sessions and conferences
Recently completed PhD or MD/PhD training or equivalent
Demonostrated evidence of having strong research interest in and solid understanding of basic Immunology
Independent research ability and strong publication record
Strong communication skills
Successful candidates will be offered an NIH guideline-based salary plus benefits, in addition to being a member of a high-quality research team and a collaborative research environment of OHSU.
PhD in Microbiology or Immunology
Previous experience using mouse models of infection
Apply here online. Please be sure to upload a cover letter and CV or resume.
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