Posted by: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Posted date: 2017-Oct-14
A postdoctoral position is available in the lab of Dr. Steven A. Feldman, Surgery Branch of the National Cancer Institute for a highly-motivated individual to carry out translational research studies aimed at developing and improving novel adoptive T cell therapies for solid cancers. A major focus of the position will utilize gene editing strategies (ZFN and Crispr) to enhance T cell function and/or re-direct T cells by TCR insertion for development of novel personalized cancer therapies based on identifying and targeting immunogenic mutations expressed by a patient's tumor.
Qualified candidates will have a strong background in immunology (T cell biology and cellular immunotherapy), molecular biology as well as experience with gene editing technologies.
Qualified candidates should send their CV's to Dr. Feldman (feldmanstmail.nih.gov).
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