NIEHS Postdoc PositionPosted: 05 16, 2017
Position Type: Postdoctoral Position at the NIEHS/NIH in Research Triangle Park, NC
Position Title: Lung Immunology
Employer Name: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health
Position Location: Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
The NIH is dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs.
Position Description: Applications are invited for a fellowship in pulmonary immunity. Focus will be on defining novel mechanisms for cholesterol and related lipids in innate and adaptive immune responses in the lung. Studies will involve gene-targeted mice in in vivo challenges, complemented by ex vivo cellular/molecular studies.
Expertise with in vivo rodent techniques and multicolor flow cytometry are strongly preferred; a strong background in immunology research is also favored. Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Immunology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, or a related field, and have no more than five years of previous postdoctoral experience.
For additional information about this position, contact Dr. Michael B. Fessler at email below. For prompt consideration, please email a cover letter including a brief summary of relevant experience, a C.V. including list of publications in peer-reviewed journals, and the names and contact information of 3 people who could provide letters of reference to: firstname.lastname@example.org