A Postdoctoral Fellow position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Michelle Krogsgaard at the Department of Pathology and NYU Perlmutter Cancer Center, NYU School of Medicine in New York to work on a project focused on manipulating T cell immune responses to cancer while maintaining specificity to avoid autoimmunity and off-target toxicity.
The Krogsgaard laboratory studies T-cell responses for the prevention and treatment of cancer. Using cellular imaging and biophysical methods we design innovative platforms for mechanistic T cell analyses.
Interested candidates should have a recent PhD degree in Immunology, Cancer Immunology or a related area. Experience in the following areas is an advantage: molecular biology and genetics, protein biochemistry, cell signaling, tissue culture, in vivo mouse cancer models and flow cytometry. The candidate must possess computer skills and be proficient in MS Office, PowerPoint, and Excel.
The laboratory is located in the Smilow Research Center: http://www.med.nyu.edu/smilowcenter/, a new 13-story building with excellent research facilities on the NYU Medical School Campus located in mid-town Manhattan.
Salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should email a cover letter and curriculum vitae.
Michelle Krogsgaard, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Department of Pathology and Perlmutter Cancer
NYU School of Medicine, New York
phone: +1 212 263 9266
For more information on the Krogsgaard lab, visit krogsgaardlab.com.