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Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Transplant Immunology

The Transplant Immunology Laboratory is involved in cutting-edge research to identify the nature of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) epitopes and affect clinical decisions regarding donor-recipient compatibility for solid organ transplantation. The overreaching goal is to allow organ transplantation across what is currently considered HLA-mismatching by identifying acceptable mismatches that permit long-term good graft outcome.

They are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow with expertise in cell-based assays, molecular biology, and flow cytometry. Experience in the HLA system, antigen processing and presentation and crystallography analysis are preferred. Enthusiastic candidates with a recent PhD are encouraged to apply. Candidates with no PhD degree but extensive knowledge in the above listed fields may be considered.

Northwestern University is one of the top-ranked universities in the country and boasts a highly interactive scientific environment. The Feinberg School of Medicine, known for its innovative teaching and pioneering research, is located in the heart of downtown Chicago. Salary and benefits are competitive.

Send your CV, contact information, and two to three references to Anat R Tambur, DMD, PhD at Apply by December 31, 2018.

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Members of historically underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.