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Postdoctoral Position in Immunology

Posted by: Sun Yat-sen University

Posted date: Jun-28-2017

Location: Guangzhou, China

<p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="text-align:center;line-height:150%"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;line-height:
150%;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"">Postdoctoral Position in Immunology</span></b></p>
<p style="text-align:justify;line-height:150%;tab-stops:13.5pt">A Postdoctoral position is available in Prof. Yingqiu Li Lab at the <a href="http://www.lifescinece-sysu.com/template/homepage/index.aspx">School of Life Science</a>, <a href="http://www.sysu.edu.cn/2012/en/index.htm">Sun Yat-sen University</a>, Guangzhou, China. The research focus is on T cell immunity, particularly on negative regulations of TCR signaling and immune responses and identification of novel TCR signaling molecules (Nat Immunol. 2015 Nov;16(11):1195-203; J Immunol. 2013 Apr 15; 190(8):4027-36; Sci Rep. 2017 May 4;7(1):1509). </p>
<p style="text-align:justify;line-height:150%;tab-stops:0in"><b>Expected starting date and duration: </b>This position is available immediately with a competitive salary and the appointment will be for two years.</p>
<p style="text-align:justify;line-height:150%"><strong>Qualifications / Requirements:</strong> The ideal candidate should have a recently awarded PhD in molecular biology, cell biology, immunology, or related disciplines. Proficiency in molecular cloning, cell culture, cell transfection, western blot, ELISA, and flow cytometry are required. Experience in working with mice is highly desired. Candidate should have demonstrated ability to work independently and design and execute publication-quality studies. At least one first-author peer-reviewed publication in a journal of established reputation is required to be considered for the position. Excellent knowledge of English, good interpersonal and communication skills are also required. The individual should be highly motivated towards an academic career in biology or immunology and willing to apply for independent funding.</p>
<p style="text-align:justify;line-height:150%"><strong>How to Apply:</strong> Candidates should send a CV, statement of research experience, scientific interests, career goals, and the contact details of three references to:</p>
<p style="text-align:justify;line-height:150%"><strong>Email:  </strong>lsslyq(at)mail.sysu.edu.cn</p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:150%"><span style="font-size:12.0pt;
line-height:150%;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"">All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their time and effort but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Informal inquiries are also welcome.</span></p>
<p style="text-align:justify;line-height:150%"><strong>Closing Date – Open until filled</strong></p>
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Job Title Postdoctoral Position in Immunology
Post Details
Email lsslyq(at)mail.sysu.edu.cn
Employer's Website http://
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Immunology
Job Classification Job Classification -> Postdoctoral Researcher
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location Guangzhou, China
Key Words Postdoc, immunology, T cell immunity, signaling
Start Date As soon as possible
Salary competitive salary commensurate with experience
Deadline Aug-07-2017