Website University of Southern California

The mucosal Immunology laboratory within USC Keck school of Medicine, department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, is offering postdoctoral opportunities for highly motivated and collaborative individuals capable of independent reasoning and excited about learning new technologies. The candidates should have excellent writing and communication skills and familiar with techniques such as multi color flow cytometry, cell isolation, tissue culture, ELISA, RT-PCR and animal handling. The successful candidate will participate in a number of exciting projects in the areas of immune-regulation, lung and inflammatory diseases.

The priority is given to recent graduate applicants with PhD or applicants that are expected to graduate from an Immunology PhD program.

The laboratory is located in the Norris Research Tower, Keck School of Medicine with full time access to excellent facilities in the department and university. The lab is equipped with state-of-the-art research facilities and equipment including latest flow cytometry analyzer, sorters, confocal microscopy and bioinformatics. Both USC’s primary campuses are in the heart of Los Angeles, with easy access to the downtown. On the campus, you will find vibrant academic, athletic and artistic culture that involves students, post-doctoral fellows, staff and faculty from across the university.

Interested individuals should send their curriculum vitae and the names of three references to:

Omid Akbari, Ph.D.,
Professor of Immunology
e-mail: [email protected]

Lab website: http://uscmmi.com/omidakbarilab/

To apply for this job email your details to akbari@usc.edu