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Postdoctoral Fellow (CB-Sharma)

Position Summary
A full-time Post Doctoral position is immediately available for highly motivated candidates for a research project studying innate immune responses to viruses and cancer with the Sharma laboratory at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology. We are a functional genomics laboratory using genome scale RNAi and CRISPR methods to identify key gene and pathway targets important for triggering effective innate immunity to tumors.

Qualifications
The qualified candidate should have a PhD in Cell Biology, Immunology or a related field, preferably with a background in in vitro and in vivo models of viral infection, cancer and/or studies of human cancer cells.

How to Apply
Interested applicants please submit a CV, cover letter, and professional references. References can either be in a reference letter format or by listing the phone/email information of contact. Please submit all documents within a single file attachment.

Please apply HERE

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