Covington, LAOpen Date:
Jun 22, 2022Description:
The Division of Microbiology, Tulane National Primate Research Center has an exciting opportunity for a Post-Doctoral Fellow. Under the direction and supervision of the Principal Investigator and assistance of the Laboratory Supervisor, this individual will work in active research projects that investigate mucosal immunity during HIV infection and aging using the nonhuman primate model as well as development of immunotherapy including CAR-T cells. The projects involve molecular biology, immunology and tissue culture work. The candidate is also responsible for supervising and training other research laboratory staff, developing and implementing new techniques and communicating study results effectively. The candidate should be self-motivated and a recent graduate with a PhD, MD/PhD or MD degree with strong academic training in either cell biology, molecular biology, immunology, or infectious diseases. Qualifications:
- Ph.D. or equivalent in Microbiology, Immunology or a related biological science
Please submit a CV, cover letter and research statement. Applications will only be viewed when submit through portal provided.Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Please Note: Tulane University has officially adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees and visiting faculty must be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination or obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption prior to beginning employment.
Tulane University is located in New Orleans - a city with tremendous history of diverse cultures, community, and languages. Tulane is actively building a campus culture grounded in our values of EDI and anti-racism. We seek and welcome candidate applications from historically underrepresented groups, such as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), women, LGBTQ+, and those living with disabilities as well as veterans.
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