A post-doctoral position is available within the Piliponsky lab at Seattle Children’s Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington (Seattle, WA).
Research in Dr. Piliponsky’s lab is focused on the regulation of the innate immune response to bacterial infections; with special interest on mast cells and basophils. Please refer to our publications for more information on our current research (Gendrin C et al. J Allergy Clinical Immunology 2018. PMID 28916188; Piliponsky AM et al. Nature Immunology 2019, PMID 30664762; Shubin NJ et al. Crit Care Med 2020. PMID 31714400; Shubin NJ et al. Mucosal Immunol 2020. PMID 32103153)
The post-doctoral hired for the position will use an array of cellular and molecular approaches (ELISA, cell isolation, flow cytometry, histology, RNAseq and transcriptome analysis, qPCR, bacterial propagation, CRISPR/Cas9) as well as animal models of infection. They will also be expected to formulate, execute, and communicate research projects.
To be considered for this position, please send a curriculum vitae and contact information for three references.
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