Opportunities with our Members

University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
Assistant Professor in Microbiology, Immunology and Cancer Biology

The Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology (MIC) at the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Virginia, seeks outstanding applicants for several positions at the Assistant Professor (tenure-eligible) level. Applicants should have a research focus in one or more of the following areas: Microbiology (fundamental biology of bacteria, viruses, and eukaryotic pathogens; host-microbe interactions; using microbial model systems to understand basic cellular functions; targets for vaccines and therapeutics against microbial pathogens), Immunology (development and function of an intact immune system; dysregulation of the immune system in pathogenesis and disease; targets for new immunotherapeutics and vaccines), and Cancer Biology (cellular, molecular, and genetic basis of cancer initiation, progression, metastasis, and therapy). We are seeking extraordinary colleagues who take an integrated and cross-disciplinary approach to their research and who would leverage the wide-reaching and complementary expertise of our faculty. See more information HERE.

Van Andel Institute Graduate School, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Dean and Chief Academic Officer position
VAIGS is searching for their next Dean and Chief Academic Officer. Please go HERE for more information.
Applications due by November 1, 2022.

University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Tenure Track Assistant Professor
Now accepting applications to fill a tenure track assistant professorship position in Mechanistic Aspects of Prostate Cancer.
For more information and to apply, go to: apply.interfolio.com/113391
For questions, contact Dr. Kay F. Macleod at kmacleod@uchicago.edu

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania February 7, 2023
Postdoc Preview virtual event
Seven top Philadelphia institutions are holding a virtual Philadelphia Postdoc Preview event on February 7, 2023, to promote postdoctoral training and open position opportunities.
See FLYER for more info

Van Andel Institute, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Inspire Fellowship
The Inspire Fellowship supports exceptional postdoctoral fellows by reducing barriers, fostering community, and providing the resources and personalized mentorship needed for an outstanding training experience. The application period is open through Oct. 31. The fellowship offers funding that totals $150,000 over three years ($50,000 a year); one-on-one mentorship from a team of VAI faculty; individualized professional development; a community of peers; and cutting-edge research training. Applicants must be within 12 months of completing a Ph.D., M.D. or other appropriate terminal degree. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who identify as members of an underrepresented racial or ethnic group as defined by NIH. Learn more and apply at https://www.vai.org/research/postdoctoral-programs/?tabUrl=tab-4/. Contact: Dr. Erica Gobrogge at erica.gobrogge@vai.org

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Post-Doc Position in Tumor Immunology

The Miller lab is looking for an intellectually curious and motivated post-doc to study tumor-associated macrophages, using the latest in single-cell transcriptomic, spatial, and CRISPR technologies.
For more information, contact Dr. Brian Miller at BrianMiller@med.unc.edu

University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas
Postdoctoral Fellow (job posting JR002526)
A funded postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Danny Welch at the University of Kansas Comprehensive Cancer Center to study the contributions of mitochondrial genetics to cancer metastasis. Successful candidates will lead a research project that incorporates experiments using molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology and in vivo experiments. In addition to work on the primary project, the candidate will collaborate on translational projects exploring new drug development with academic and pharmaceutical colleagues.
Please send a copy of CV and contact information for 3 references. Position available immediately.
CONTACT: Dr. Danny Welch dwelch@kumc.edu

Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania
Postdoctoral Fellow
A Postdoctoral Fellowship is available in the laboratory of Dr. Craig Meyers, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Penn State College of Medicine. The project has two focuses; one on sex-specific epigenetic differences of HPV tonsil infections and the second on the effect of anti-HIV drugs on HPV tonsillar cancer. The position is fully funded by a grant from the National Institute of Dental and Cranial Research. Applications can be submitted immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Please provide a CV and a short summary of your research goals. Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents; or foreign nationals (visa requirements apply), although U.S. citizens and permanent residents are preferred.
Contact: Dr. Craig Meyers cmm10@psu.edu

University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
Postdoctoral Fellow
A postdoctoral fellow position is open in the laboratory of Dr. Tuoqi Wu in the Department of Immunology and the Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center at the UT Southwestern Medical Center. Candidates with a PhD degree in immunology, microbiology, cancer biology or relevant field, with experience in molecular biology, and who are comfortable working with mice and/or patient samples are encouraged to apply.
See more information HERE.

Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida
Postdoctoral Affairs Program Administrator
The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, residing within the Research Training and Education office, works to enhance, support and promote training and recruiting at the Moffitt Cancer Center and helps prepare trainees for successful careers. This position will work closely with faculty mentors, the Moffitt Postdoctoral Association, Human Resources, Immigration, Division Management, and other institutional departments to facilitate success of postdocs and research scientists. See FLYER here.
Apply at: https://moffitt-cancer-center-careers.hctsportals.com/jobs/1090294-postdoc-affairs-program-administrator

University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
Postdoctoral positions available
The Malladi lab seeks highly motivated and independent researchers to study the biology of minimal residual disease and latent metastasis. The laboratory has several exciting projects directed towards understanding how disseminated cancer cells survive and give rise to overt metastasis using model systems representing cancers with metastatic latency. The overarching goal is to develop improved diagnostic and therapeutic modalities for treating residual disease and metastasis employing molecular, biochemical, immunologic, genomic, imaging and computational based techniques. See FLYER for more information.
Email: Srinivas.Malladi@UTSouthwestern.edu