Immunology postdoctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Hongbo Chi in the Department of Immunology, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (www.stjude.org/chi), to investigate cell metabolism of the immune system (immunometabolism) and its implications in cancer and other diseases. We are particularly interested in understanding the metabolic programs, signaling pathways, and systems-level regulatory networks in basic T cell and dendritic cell biology, tumor immunity and therapy, and autoimmune disorders. We apply interdisciplinary strategies by integrating immunological and genetic approaches with cutting-edge systems immunology tools including single-cell transcriptomics, proteomics, metabolomics, network reconstruction, and CRISPR screening. Please see the following articles published over the past five years for additional information: Nature 565:101 (2019); Nature (in press, 2019); Immunity (October 24, 2019); Nature Reviews Immunology (August 12, 2019); Nature 558:141 (2018); Immunity 49:899 (2018); Science Immunology aas9818 (2018); Nature 548:602 (2017); Immunity 46:488 (2017); Nature Immunology 17:277 (2016); Immunity 45:540 (2016); and Nature Immunology 16:178 (2015).
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, ranked a best children's hospital for pediatric cancer, offers an exceptional research and training environment with state-of-the-art facilities, along with competitive salary and excellent benefits, to postdoctoral fellows.
Highly motivated individuals with a recent Ph.D. in immunology or cell biology and publication records are encouraged to apply.
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