Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey is actively seeking a research faculty member to perform studies in the areas of tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy. Candidates must have detailed knowledge of T cell biology, antigen presentation, T cell receptors, cellular therapy, and CAR-T cells. This research includes cell culture, transduction, transfection, retroviruses, lentiviruses, construction of vectors and DNA cloning, gene expression assays, flow cytometry, cytolysis assays, cytokine assays, proliferation assays, PCR, analysis of human samples, and murine tumor models.
The position will be supporting a tumor immunology laboratory and will focus on clinically relevant basic research, clinical trials, and translational research in the field of cellular therapy for cancer. This is an exciting opportunity to join a developing world class cancer immunology and immunotherapy program and a cellular therapy center of excellence. PhD is required. Rank will be commensurate with experience. Academic appointment will be through Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
Minimum Education and Experience:
PhD is required. Rank will be commensurate with experience. Academic appointment will be through Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
Posting Number: 20FA1092
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 122810
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