Weizmann Institute of Science (WIS)

Postdoctoral fellow/Senior research associate - Immunology

Weizmann Institute of Science (WIS), Dr. Yifat Merbl

Rehovot, Israel

We are seeking a talented and ambitious postdoctoral fellow/senior research associate with at least 3-5 years of experience in cellular, molecular, and immuno-biology for a collaborative project between the Weizmann Institute of Science and Pharma in the area of immuno-oncology. 

The candidate should have a working knowledge of the immune system and applications involving animal cancer models and the tumor microenvironment. Specifically, familiarity with assays used for immunophenotyping the cell populations in the tumor microenvironment, characterization of activation status, and functional evaluation is expected. In addition, candidates will be expected to be experienced in, but not limited to, multicolor flow cytometry, qRT-PCR, multiplexed cytokine profiling assays, genetic engineering, immunohistochemistry and mammalian cell culture.

The prospective candidate will greatly benefit from a dynamic environment focused on basic and translational research and will gain invaluable experience across a wide variety of subjects by working closely with a collegial, highly motivated, multidisciplinary team of scientists in a highly dynamic and high-pace environment. 

The Weizmann Institute of Science is one of the worlds leading multidisciplinary basic research institutions in the natural and exact sciences. It is located in Rehovot, Israel, just south of Tel Aviv.

Applicants should send a single PDF file to Weizmann Institute of Science (WIS), Yifat Merbl yifat.merbl@weizmann.ac.il and Nurit.Rosmarin@weizmann.ac.il, that includes a personal statement of scientific interests and goals (2-page maximum), Curriculum Vitae with recent publications and contact information of three referees. 

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Postdoctoral fellow/Senior research associate - Immunology