Postdoctoral Fellow in Vascular Biology and Immunology

Employer
University of Pennsylvania
Location
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 30, 2021
Closes
Aug 01, 2021
Ref
2180849139
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Fellowship
Salary Type
Salary
Description Two postdoctoral fellow positions in the laboratory of Dr. Yi Fan at the University of Pennsylvania are available at the interface of vascular biology and immunology. The postdoc research projects focus on 1) reprogramming vascular microenvironment to treat cancer and heart diseases, 2) macrophage-mediated tumor immunity, and 3) vascular niche for cancer stem cell function and therapy resistance. Our laboratory has a track record in training future independent researchers.

Qualifications Highly motivated individuals with a PhD degree in vascular biology, immunology, cancer biology, stem cell biology, or a related area are encouraged to apply. Practical experience with molecular and cellular biology techniques and animal models is required. Preference will be given to recently graduated candidates with strong career motivation.

Contact Please email a cover letter, current CV and bibliography, brief statement of research interests, and the names/addresses of 3 references to: Yi Fan, MD PhD, Associate Professor, fanyi@upenn.edu.