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Postdoctoral Fellow (Vijayanand)

9420 Athena Cir, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA Req #57
Friday, January 25, 2019
Several Post Doctoral positions are available at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology (LJI) in the research group of Dr. Vijayanand.

The Vijayanand lab employs cutting-edge genomic tools to understand molecular and immunological mechanisms that drive the pathogenesis of cancer, asthma, and infectious diseases.

Please refer to our recent publications:

1. Immune-profiling ( Schmiedel et al 2018 Cell PMID: 27271570) 

2. Tumor Immunology (Ganesan et al 2017 N. Immunology PMID: 28628092)

3. Cytotoxic CD4 T cells in viral infections (Patil et al Science Immunology 2018, PMID: 29352091)

4. Asthma biology (Schmiede et al, N.Comm 2016, PMID: 27848966; Engel and Seumois et al N. Immunology 2016, PMID: 27089380, Seumois et al N. Immunology 2014, PMID: 24997565)

Experience in immunology, molecular biology, genomics, or bioinformatics is preferable

Interested applicants should send their CV and cover letter to be considered.

About LJI:

For three consecutive years, LJI has been ranked as one of the best places to work in San Diego by the San Diego Business Journal. The Institute hosts 24 world-renowned faculty and over 100 postdoctoral researchers hailing from 21+ different countries. 

LJI is located in the Science Research Park on the campus of UC San Diego, with easy access to the San Diego life sciences community and all that the area has to offer. 

LJI provides Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants regardless of race, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, or pregnancy. This applies to all personnel practices, including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, educational assistance, and social and recreational programs.  


LJI provides Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants regardless of race, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, or pregnancy. This applies to all personnel practices, including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, educational assistance, and social and recreational programs.

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  • 9420 Athena Cir, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA