A busy, well-funded research laboratory in the Houston Methodist Cancer Center/Research Institute is seeking highly motivated, energetic, research-oriented individuals at the postdoctoral level to join a team of scientists dedicated to conducting research on tumor biology and tumor immunology.
Our laboratory focuses on developing novel T-cell and antibody-based immunotherapies (Yang et al, Cancer Cell 2006; Lu et al, J Clin Invest 2012; Ma et al, J Exp Med 2018, Lu et al, Cancer Cell 2018) and investigating the importance of tumor microenvironment in responses to chemotherapy and immunotherapy (Yang et al, Cancer Cell 2007; Liu et al, Blood 2014; Zheng et al, J Natl Cancer Inst 2016, Bi et al, J Clin Invest 2018) in multiple myeloma or other cancers. The ideal candidate is responsible, hard-working and has the ability to work independently. For detailed information about our research, please visit: https://www.houstonmethodist.org/faculty/qing-yi/).
Required Experience: Molecular/cell biology, tumor biology, immunology, and in vivo mouse systems.
Desired Experience: Cancer genetics
A medical degree and/or a Ph.D. degree is required. The pay scale follows NIH guidelines ($48,432 for recent PhD graduates, with adjustments for more senior candidates). Recent PhD graduates are preferred, but all qualified candidates will be considered.
To apply: Please send CV and contact information for 3 references to Qing Yi, MD, PhD, Associate Director, Houston Methodist Cancer Center/Research Institute, Houston Methodist, TX 77030; E-mail: email@example.com