A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Mansour Haeryfar at Western University in London, Ontario, Canada. The research to be conducted is supported by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and will explore the role of mouse and human innate-like T lymphocytes (e.g., iNKT and MAIT cells) at the host-pathogen interface and in regulation of antitumor immune responses. For a general description of our main areas of research, visit the following website: http://publish.uwo.ca/~mhaeryfa/
The ideal candidate has a PhD, MD, DVM (or equivalent), and is well-versed in various immunological techniques, including but not limited to multi-parameter flow cytometry and ELISPOT. Additional background in molecular biology and experience in mouse models of malignant and infectious diseases are preferred. The candidate should have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work both independently and as an effective member of a dynamic team.
Applicants should submit (preferably by e-mail) their curriculum vitae and names and contact information of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Salary: Stipend will be competitive and commensurate with experience and sought expertise.
Dr. S.M. Mansour Haeryfar
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Immunology & Allergy
1151 Richmond Street, London, ON, N6A 5C1 CANADA
Phone : (519) 850-2488
Fax : (519) 661-3499
Western University is one of Canada’s top research-intensive universities and home to “Canada’s most beautiful campus”. Located midway between Toronto and Detroit, London is known as the "Forest City" and is considered the educational and cultural hub of southwestern Ontario. Please refer to www.startlondoncanada.com.