The Ravichandran Lab is looking for a candidate that will engage
in cutting-edge research that relates to phagocytosis of apoptotic
cells, using a combination of in vitro and in vivo techniques, and
bioinformatics approaches to probe the phagocytic machinery and its
relevance to human diseases.
Postdoctoral employment is temporary and is normally limited to
an individual who has been awarded a Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate
within the previous five years and who will be involved in
full-time research or scholarship at the University. Employment as
a Postdoctoral Fellow is viewed as training and is preparatory for
a full-time academic or research career, is supervised by a senior
scholar, and allows the appointee to publish the results of his/her
research or scholarship during the training period.
- Full-time research or scholarship at the University.
- Preparatory for a full-time academic or research career
- Supervised by a senior scholar, and allows the appointee to
publish the results of his/her research or scholarship.
- In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may
- Education: Doctoral degree
- Experience: The ideal candidate would have solid experience in
phagocytic mechanisms and immunology, flow cytometry based
analyses, as well as experience in bioinformatics, including
processing and interpreting bulk and single cell RNASeq data and
other genetic datasets, and experience documented via
- Licensure: None
This is a restricted position; continuation is dependent on
funding and satisfactory performance.
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This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of
desktop computers. The job does occasionally require walking some
distance to attend meetings, and programs.
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