POST DOC FELLOW - Immunology

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center

Tampa, FL

Job posting number: #7075634

Posted: March 3, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Postdoc/Research Scientist positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Dorina Avram in the Department of Immunology at the Moffit Cancer Center for the following projects:
(1) Transcriptional and epigenetic control of T and innate lymphoid cell programs in tumors, autoimmunity and responses to infections.
(2) Ubiquitination in the control of inflammation and cancer at musosal sites.

We use genetically engineered mouse models, organoid culture systems and patient-derived samples, along with genomic, transcriptomic and proteomic approaches with the ultimate goal to harness the immune responses for cancer therapies and autoimmunity.

Credentials and Qualifications: We seek an enthusiastic candidate with a Ph.D. in immunology or cancer biology and strong commitment, with first author research publications and rich laboratory experience, including working with mice. To be considered for Research Scientist, must have a minimum of 3 years Postdoc (preferably 5+ years). Submit your curriculum vitae, including clear list of publications and a cover letter directly to

Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute is proud to be Florida’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center located in Tampa. We strive to be the leader in understanding the complexity of cancer through team science and applying those insights for human benefits. Every Team Member of Moffitt focuses on our lasting commitment to our mission: To contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Moffitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran or disabled status. Moffitt seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.

Mission To create a Moffitt culture of diversity and inclusion as we strive to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. Vision Moffitt Cancer Center is recognized as the model wherein the diversity of our employees and communities is valued and supported as essential components to contributing to the prevention and cure of cancer. The cancer center is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the cancer center to prohibit unlawful discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to workforce members and applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, veteran’s status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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