Date Posted: Mar 12, 2018
Application Deadline: Apr 12, 2018
We are looking for strongly driven and independent PhD-level scientists. Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills in English. A successful candidate will have one of the following types of expertise:
1) Biomaterials/formulation scientist: A successful candidate must have a strong background in development of nano/micro-scale formulations, bioconjugation chemistry, development of analytical methods for biomaterial/formulation characterization, quantitative aptitude and a Ph.D. degree in pharmaceutics/materials engineering/bioengineering/chemical engineering or related discipline. Experience with lipid-based formulations for gene delivery, magnetically/acoustically-responsive materials and in vivo work with rodent models is a plus.
2) Cancer Immunologist: A successful candidate must have a strong background in cancer immunology/immunotherapy including experience with rodent models of cancer and characterization of cancer immunity. Experience with ex vivo tissue analysis, including profiling of immune cell subsets using flow cytometry/flow-assisted cell sorting, isolation and culture of primary cells and immunohistochemistry is required. Experience with molecular biology/recombinant work, immunological evaluation of immunotherapies/gene therapies and in vivo small animal imaging is a plus.
Interested candidates should email their CV and cover letter to Prof. Beata Chertok (email@example.com). CV should include candidate’s educational background, brief description of technical skills, an updated list of research publications and contact information for 3 referees. Cover letter should provide a brief summary of candidate’s specific expertise, research interests and career objectives