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Post-Doctoral Fellow

Post-Doctoral Fellow - 27707 Faculty

University of Colorado | CU Anschutz Medical Campus

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Allergy and Clinical Immunology, ClinImmune Cell & Gene Therapy

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Position #00803435 – Requisition #27707

* Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at

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Exemptions vary by campus location/department.

Campus/Unit-Specific Exemptions:
    Anschutz Campus – Exemptions are allowed for medical or religious reasons. Denver Campus - Exemptions are allowed for medical, religious, or personal reasons. Consolidated/Central Services Administration – Will follow Anschutz policy on exemptions.

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Allergy and Clinical Immunology, ClinImmune Cell & Gene Therapy has an opening for a full-time Post-Doctoral Fellow.

About the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is a world-class medical destination at the forefront of transformative science, medicine, education and patient care. The campus encompasses the University of Colorado health professional schools, more than 60 centers and institutes, and two nationally ranked independent hospitals - UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital and Children's Hospital Colorado - that treat more than two million adult and pediatric patients each year. Innovative, interconnected and highly collaborative, the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus delivers life-changing treatments, patient care and professional training and conducts world-renowned research fueled by over $650 million in research grants. For more information, visit

Nature of Work

The postdoctoral experience provides individuals who have recently completed a doctoral degree with a full-time program of advanced academic preparation and research training under the guidance of a supervising faculty mentor. Postdoctoral appointments are temporary by nature and are designed to develop the postdoctoral scholar as an independent scientist and to enhance their professional skills in academia. The goal of this postdoctoral position is to provide a solid background in the field of cell and gene therapy.

Professional Field

Immunology and molecular biology.

Supervision Received

This position reports to Dr. Christina Roark in the Division of Allergy & Clinical Immunology/ClinImmune Cell & Gene Therapy.

Supervision Exercised
  • Supervise graduate assistants or other staff members as directed by the supervisor.

Examples of Work Performed
  • Data collection, processing and analysis for the specified project.
  • Assists faculty researchers and other collaborators to plan and design research experiments; establishing priorities and recommending schedules, time tables and costs.
  • Present research findings to internal and external audiences.
  • Operates specialized scientific equipment.
  • Performs statistical analyses, including selecting the appropriate analysis procedure, setting up data for analysis, judging validity and reliability of data, designing and writing programs to perform analyses, and producing written reports on the result of the analyses.
  • Effectively uses available technology to facilitate the success of the project.
  • Assisting the supervisor in writing, editing, or submitting required forms for grant applications.
  • Writing, editing, and submitting peer reviewed technical publications.
  • May be responsible for training staff and graduate assistants.
  • Attending required classes or meetings to further the knowledge of the candidate in the field of immunology and histocompatibility

Salary and Benefits:

The salary range (or hiring range) for this position has been established at $54,840 - $66,600.

The salary of the finalist(s) selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to, internal equity, experience, education, specialty and training.

The above salary range (or hiring range) represents the University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.


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Diversity and Equity:

The University will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the employment application process. To request an accommodation pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Human Resources ADA Coordinator at [email protected]​.

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, persons within the LGBTQ+ community, and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.
  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a PhD in one of these fields of study; Immunology, Molecular Biology.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Pre- and post-doctoral experience in immunology with particular interest in HLA, histocompatibility and gene therapy.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of the principles and techniques of molecular biology and immunology.
  • Independent worker with the drive to pursue furthering the project goals.
  • Organizational and project management skills.
  • Record keeping skills.
  • Written and oral communications skills.
  • Skill in leading, coordinating, and/or supervising the work of others.
  • The ability to work effectively with people from a variate of culturally diverse backgrounds.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at Refer to requisition number: 27707. Application Materials Required: Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References Application Materials Instructions: Required Application Materials: To apply, please visit: and attach: 1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2. A current CV/resume 3. List of five professional references (we will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references) Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process. Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora Department: U0001 -- DENVER & ANSCHUTZ MED CAMPUS - 20174 - SOM-MED-Clinical Immunology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Oct 6, 2022

Unposting Date: Ongoing Posting Contact Name: Sandra Fradenburg Posting Contact Email: [email protected] Position Number: 00803435

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