Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Temple University School of Medicine

Philadelphia, PA, United States

Excellent postdoctoral training opportunity at Temple University Lewis Kate School of Medicine

The laboratory of Dr. Wen-Zhe Ho at Temple University is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to study host cell-mediated immunity against HIV infection. We focus on the following areas: (1) To analyze the immune and bystander cells-mediated innate immunity against HIV; (2) To study whether the environmental factors such as drugs (opioids, methamphetamine) of abuse impair host cell innate immunity and facilitate HIV infection; (3) To identify novel natural products against HIV infection and transmission. For further information about Dr. Ho’s lab, please visit: The Ho lab is located in the Medical Education Research Building ( of the Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine.

Qualifications: The position requires that the applicant has one of the following degrees: a PhD and/or MD by the time of employment with preferred research expertise in one or more of the following areas: Molecular biology, immunology, drugs of abuse research and virology. The successful candidate should have documented success in research publications on related topics.

Appointment: The initial appointment will be for three years with the possibility of renewal for two more years. Stipend follows NIH standard rates and the University provides a generous package of fringe benefits.
Interested applicant should send (1) resume, (2) a one-page summary of previous research experience, and (3) three letters of recommendation directly to Dr. Wen-Zhe Ho’s email:


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Postdoctoral Fellow