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This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Pathology/Immunology - Immunobiology. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Postdoctoral Position - Dendritic cell biology
We are currently seeking highly motivated researchers for an immediate opening in the research group of Dr. Eynav Klechevsky to study antigen presentation in human and murine dendritic cells in the field of cancer and autoimmunity. For more information please visit : https://pathology.wustl.edu/directory/eynav-klechevsky-phd/.
A Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent in immunology or cell biology, is required.
Relevant backgrounds include myeloid cell biology, antigen presentation and systems biology.
Technical expertise in two or more of the following areas is highly desirable: multi-parameter flow cytometry, protein biochemistry, molecular biology, genome editing in primary cells and bioinformatics/computational biology.
Please do not submit an application to this posting.� To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in �Applicant Special Instructions�.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
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