Job Description

Requisition Number 07194
Department Name: Immunology and Microbiology - CA
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Postdoctoral Associate
Position Summary:

The Immunology and Microbiology Department at Scripps is seeking a Postdoctoral Associate. You are welcome to apply if you are interested in particpating on the following project:

Within a large collaboration, we are trying to model the autoimmunity of type 1 diabetes in a microfluidic system. Inflammation, role of the macrophage, destruction by CD4 and CD8 T cells will be modelled in a microchamber in which islets and vascular cells are organized like in a normal islet. All cells come from the same patient by using differentiated cells from IPSCs. Immune activation and effector function will be studied by live microscopy and single cell analysis.

Position Description
Location: San Diego, California
Additional Information:
Physical Requirements:

This position works in a laboratory or vivarium environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

Must possess a doctoral degree. A pending doctoral degree may be considered with approval of the Principal Investigator.

Preferred Qualifications:

Basic qualifications:
Tissue culture, flow cytometry, T cell assay, microscopy.

Preferred qualifications:
High work ethics. Large range of techniques and ability to learn new ones. Ability to work from chemistry, to biochemistry, to animal models. Ambitious and ready to publish in the best journals. Knowledge of single cell technologies preferred.

Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Postdoctoral
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

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