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Postdoctoral Fellow - Novel CAR-T cells for cancer immunotherapy

National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD

About the position

The Protein-Nucleic Acid Interaction lab of the National Cancer Institute is recruiting a postdoctoral fellow. We are looking for applicants who are passionate about basic research and excited about translational research for cancer immunotherapy. Our lab takes an inter- and multi-disciplinary approach that uses knowledge, tools and technology in cell biology, immunology, RNA biology and structural biology. The recruited postdoctoral fellow will join a team and perform exciting novel research in engineering new types of potent CAR-T cells for cancer immunotherapy. More information about the lab research can be found at

Apply for this vacancy

What you'll need to apply

Please send an email to Yun-Xing Wang ( including:

  • Cover letter
  • CV with publications
  • Arrange three reference letters

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and until the position is filled.

Contact name

Yun-Xing Wang

Contact email


Candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree, strong communication skills, and publications indicating a record of accomplishment. We are seeking highly self-motivated candidates who have a research background and demonstrated success in mammalian cell biology or/and immunology research. Skills in CRISPR and flow cytometry are a plus.

Additional Information

The NIH is dedicated to building a community in its training and employment programs and encourages the application and nomination of qualified women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities.