Research Positions at Istituto Pasteur – Rome
The laboratory of Dr. John Hiscott is seeking to recruit advanced scientific researchers (PhD student, post-doctoral fellow, research associate) who are interested in investigating immunotherapeutic approaches to the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases. Specifically, the laboratory studies the innate and adaptive immune response in virus-host interactions and the evaluation of how signaling to the innate immune response may shape adaptive immunity. Research projects in the laboratory include: 1) molecular interactions regulating the host innate immune response to RNA virus infection; 2) pathogenesis and gene regulation in human retrovirus infection; and 3) development of oncolytic viruses for cancer therapy. Please consult PubMed for a complete list of relevant publications.
Laboratory website: http://www.vgtifl.org/john-hiscott-phd
Candidates with a strong background in the areas of cellular immunology, molecular biology, and virology are encouraged to apply. Strong written and oral communications skills in English and Italian are necessary. Postdoctoral candidates must have demonstrated independent scientific expertise with the publication of first author paper(s). Any appropriate combination of education, certifications, and/or relevant work experience will be considered. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Applicants are invited to forward their CV, letter of interest and names of three references to John Hiscott at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about these opportunities, please contact:
Caterina Cenci, PhD
Istituto Pasteur-Fondazione Cenci Bolognetti
Uffici Amministrativi e Laboratorio: Viale Regina Elena 291, 00161 Roma – Italia
Tel. +39 06 49255625
Fax. +39 06 49255629