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Food Allergy Research

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD and surrounding area

Position Description:

There is an opening for a postdoctoral fellow in the Food Allergy Research Unit in the Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, NIAID, NIH in Bethesda, Maryland.  We are a translational research group that includes clinicians and basic scientists focused on understanding the immunologic, genetic, microbial, and cellular basis of food allergy and tolerance in the gastrointestinal tract.  Using both human samples and murine models, our goal is to better define disease mechanisms, identify suitable therapeutic targets, and test potential therapies in mouse models and patients.


The ideal candidate will have experience in immunology, and technical expertise in multicolor flow cytometry, transcriptional analysis, murine models, and cell isolation and culture.  PhD students in their final year of studies are highly encouraged to apply.

To Apply:

Qualified candidates should send in electronic format: a detailed curriculum vitae, including descriptions of laboratory experience, responsibilities, and/or pertinent recent coursework and names of at least 3 scientists or faculty as references (with contact information, including e-mail addresses and phone numbers) to

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