Available Positions

Postdoctoral position in Immunology, UC San Diego‚Äč

A postdoctoral position is currently open in the laboratory of Dr. Wenxian Fu in the Department of Pediatrics, UC San Diego, to study the immune regulation of tissue homeostasis. This research project will aim to study the regulatory mechanisms in autoimmune diseases and cancers.
Highly motivated candidates who have recently received a Ph.D., or expect to receive it within a few months, are encouraged to apply. The hired postdoctoral fellow will be expected to design and conduct the project independently, to write manuscripts and apply for fellowships. Experiences/skills in cellular and molecular immunology, molecular biology (flow cytometry, in vitro immune cell culture, confocal, molecular cloning and gene expression) and in vivo animal studies are strongly preferred. Good communication and writing skills, willingness to collaborate with colleagues within and out of the laboratory is required.

To apply: Please send curriculum vitae, brief description of previous research experiences and accomplishments and names of three references to: Dr. Wenxian Fu at w3fu@ucsd.edu.

Undergraduate Research Assistants

-Majors under the category of Biological Sciences, such as Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Human Biology, Microbiology, microbiology and Molecular Biology.
-preference given to those who have taken Immunology course.
- is able to guarantee >=20 hrs/week in the lab.
To apply: Please send CV, lab working experiences and relevant courses taken to Dr. Wenxian Fu at w3fu@ucsd.edu.