Recruitment Period Open date: March 18th, 2019 Last review date:Friday, May 31, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled. Description
The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of California, Irvine invites applicants for a Postdoctoral Scholar to develop biomaterials with tunable immunological properties for cancer vaccines. The ideal applicant should have experience in protein expression, functionalization, and characterization; in vitro and in vivo immunological methods; and in vivo tumor models. Good organization, communication, and ability to work in an interdisciplinary team setting are essential. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in chemistry, chemical engineering, biomedical engineering, immunology, or other relevant field.
The initial appointment will be for a one-year period, with the possibility of an extension depending on performance and availability of funding. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least 3 references to Prof. Szu Wang through our online RECRUIT system at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF05220
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
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