City of Hope Post-doctoral Fellow - Feng Lab in Duarte, California

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nationâ&tm;s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Requisition ID: 10899

Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow - Feng Lab

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:

The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope is looking for a talented and highly motivated Postdoctoral Fellow. The Feng laboratory employs a multidisciplinary approach to understand the basic mechanisms of innate immunity in cancer immunosurveillance. The successful candidate will utilize a combination of in vitro cell biological, molecular biological and immunological assays and in vivo models to study interactions between cancer cells and macrophages and develop strategies to enable macrophage-mediated cancer immunotherapies. The position is available immediately.

Please submit a cover letter, CV, and three letters of reference in on file.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • A Ph.D. degree in cell biology, cancer biology, immunology or a related discipline is required.
  • Strong background in cell biology, cancer biology and immunology.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills and integral working ethics.

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.