Postdoctoral Fellow

Lab/Branch/Program: 
Neuro-Oncology Branch
Location: 
Bethesda
Research Area Keywords: 

Immunotherapy, Immunology, Brain Cancer

Position Description: 

The Neuro-Oncology Branch is seeking outstanding and highly motivated postdoctoral fellow candidates for laboratory research on immunology of brain cancers.  The positions will be in support of a newly established laboratory, headed by Masaki Terabe, Ph.D.  The laboratory will focus on regulatory mechanisms of immune responses against brain tumors.  Candidates will be part of a basic, translational and collaborative research program mainly focusing on the roles of CD1d-restricted NKT cells and other T-cells in the regulation tumor immunity in the brain.

Multiple Positions Available: 
Yes
Number of Positions: 
3
C.V. Required: 
Yes
Number of References Required: 
3
Experience Required: 

Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and less than four years of postdoctoral experience.  Proficiency in oral and written English is required.  Applicants with a strong background in cancer biology, cell biology or molecular biology of the brain are encouraged to apply.  Immunology background is NOT required if the applicant has a strong interest in immunology.

Additional Information: 

Candidates may be U.S. citizens, resident aliens, or nonresident aliens. 

How To Apply: 

Please email the following to: Masaki Terabe, PhD at terabe@mail.nih.gov.

  • curriculum vitae
  • statement of research interests, and
  • three letters of reference
Contact Name: 
Masaki Terabe
Contact E-mail: 

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