Postdoctoral Position in Vaccine Immunology and CD4 T Cell and B Cell Biology
Postdoctoral positions (NIH grant funded – up to 5 years) are available at the La Jolla Institute for Immunology (LJI) in the research group of Prof. Shane Crotty. The goal of the laboratory is to elucidate the immunobiology underlying successful vaccines and protective immune responses and apply those principles and mechanisms to the development of future vaccines.
Please refer to some of our recent publications for the active research areas of the Crotty laboratory:
1. LEF-1 and TCF-1 orchestrate TFH differentiation by regulating differentiation circuits upstream of the transcriptional repressor Bcl6. Nature Immunology 2015
3. The human naive B cell repertoire contains distinct subclasses for a germline-targeting HIV-1 vaccine immunogen. Science Translational Medicine 2018
4. Slow delivery immunization enhances HIV neutralizing antibody and germinal center responses via modulation of immunodominance. Cell 2019
How to Apply:
Interested applicants should send their CV and a cover letter enclosed within a single file attachment to be considered. Please apply here.
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