Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Jing H Wang

Aurora, CO, United States

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical
Campus

 

Postdoctoral Fellow

 

Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Wang Laboratory

One postdoctoral fellow position is
available starting immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Jing H. Wang,
Department of Immunology and Microbiology, University of Colorado Denver
(http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/medicalschool/departments/ImmunologyMicrobiology/faculty/departmental/Pages/WANG.aspx).
The research focus of the laboratory is to elucidate the mechanism of immune
evasion mechanism in cancers and develop more effective cancer immunotherapy
for B cell lymphomas or head and neck cancers.

The successful candidate will participate
in the initiation of the research projects and is expected to carry out his or
her projects independently.
Applicants should receive a Ph.D. degree in immunology
or molecular biology related field. Experience and background in cellular
immunology and animal models are highly desired.  In addition, the applicant should be self-motivated,
hard-working, and willing to work
with flexible hours.

This position is for entry level applicants.  Applicants are preferred to be
eligible for NIH T32 training grants (US citizen or permanent residents only)
or have their own funding to support salary.

Please submit a cover letter
describing previous research experience and current interests, curriculum vitae
including publication list, and contact details of three references to Dr. Jing
H. Wang by e-
mail at jing.wang@ucdenver.edu

Responsibilities:

  1. Perform
    experiments as related to research project
  2. Trouble-shooting
    and problem-solving as related to the research project
  3. Record results of
    experiments: Tabulate research data and keep a detailed, easy to
    understand laboratory notebook
  4. Interpret
    the experimental results and write the manuscript and grant proposal
  5. Present data and journal
    articles in a laboratory meeting setting and “research in progress” to the
    whole department
  6. Training
    of laboratory personnel in experimentation techniques

 

Techniques:

  1. Molecular biology work
    including gel electrophoresis, PCR, cloning and subcloning, Southern,
    northern and western blotting.
  2. Tissue culture
  3. Cellular immunology
  4. Microscopic and flow
    cytometric analysis
  5. Animal care related to
    research procedures
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