Open Position

Postdoctoral Positions- Immune Regulation and Inflammation

Position Summary
Positions in Dr. Yun-Cai Liu Lab are available to study the immune regulation by protein ubiquitination (Nat. Immunol. 19:766, 2018;Immunity, 48:258, 2018; Nat Immunol. 17:286, 2016; Immunity, 42:1062, 2015). We are using mouse models and molecular approaches to study the deficiency of E3 ubiquitin ligases in the development, differentiation, and activation of leukocytes, and their role in autoimmune and inflammatory diseases using mouse models of allergic airway inflammation, pathogen infection, and tumor metastasis. Prior experience in handling of mouse models, and in molecular and cell immunology techniques, plus a strong background in immunology are desired.

Experience
Prior experience in handling of mouse models, and in molecular and cell immunology techniques, plus a strong background in immunology are desired.

How to apply
To apply, please apply through the following link. Please submit your CV and three professional references enclosed within a single file attachment

and

email to Yun-Cai Liu, Ph.D with CV and three professional references
Email: yuncail@lji.org

About LJI
In 2016 & 2017, LJI was ranked as one of the best places to work in San Diego by the San Diego Business Journal. The Institute hosts 23 world-renowned faculty and over 70 postdoctoral researchers hailing from 21 different countries. LJI is located in the Science Research Park on the campus of UC San Diego, with easy access to the San Diego life sciences community and all that the area has to offer.

Full-time employment at LJI includes a competitive salary, medical/dental/vision benefits and contributions to a retirement plan (403B).

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