Postdoctoral Positions in Asthma Epigenetics and Genomics

Several Post Doctoral positions are available at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology (LJI) in the research group of Dr. Vijayanand.

The Vijayanand lab employs cutting-edge genomic tools to understand molecular and immunological mechanisms that drive the pathogenesis of cancer, asthma, and infectious diseases.

Please refer to our recent publications:

1. Tumor Immunology (Ganesan et al 2017 N. Immunology PMID: 28628092)

2. Immune-profiling ( Schmiedel et al 2018 Cell PMID: 27271570)

3. Cytotoxic CD4 T cells in viral infections (Patil et al Science Immunology 2018, PMID: 29352091)

4. Asthma biology (Schmiede et al, N.Comm 2016, PMID: 27848966; Engel and Seumois et al N. Immunology 2016, PMID: 27089380, Seumois et al N. Immunology 2014, PMID: 24997565)

Experience in immunology, molecular biology, genomics, or bioinformatics is preferable

Interested applicants should send their CV and cover letter. To apply, click HERE

LJI is an independent, non-profit research institute, and is a great place for postdoctoral fellows to work. It was recently ranked in the world’s top 5 immunology research institutes and was ranked #1 in a survey of postdocs as ‘best places to work’ worldwide by The Scientist magazine.

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

LJI provides Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants regardless of race, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, or pregnancy. This applies to all personnel practices, including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, educational assistance, and social and recreational programs.