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University of Colorado Post-Doctoral Fellow in Aurora, Colorado


University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Wang Laboratory

Postdoctoral Fellow

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

One postdoctoral fellow position is available starting immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Jing H. Wang, Department of Immunology and Microbiology, University of Colorado Denver ( The research focus of the laboratory is to elucidate the mechanism of immune evasion mechanism in cancers and develop more effective cancer immunotherapy for B cell lymphomas or head and neck cancers.

The successful candidate will participate in the initiation of the research projects and is expected to carry out his or her projects independently.

Please submit a cover letter describing previous research experience and current interests, curriculum vitae including publication list, and contact details of three references to Dr. Jing H. Wang by e-mail at


  1. Perform experiments as related to research project

  2. Trouble-shooting and problem-solving as related to the research project

  3. Record results of experiments: Tabulate research data and keep a detailed, easy to understand laboratory notebook

  4. Interpret the experimental results and write the manuscript and grant proposal

  5. Present data and journal articles in a laboratory meeting setting and “research in progress” to the whole department

  6. Training of laboratory personnel in experimentation techniques


  1. Molecular biology work including gel electrophoresis, PCR, cloning and subcloning, and western blotting.

  2. Cell culture

  3. Cellular immunology

  4. Microscopic and flow cytometric analysis

  5. Animal care related to research procedures

  6. Biochemical assays (protein work such as Mass Spectrometry)

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services at .

University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees prior to their employment.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.


Minimum Qualifications:

Have a Ph.D. degree in immunology or molecular biology related field

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Experience and background in cellular immunology and animal models are highly desired. In addition, the applicant should be self-motivated, hard-working, and willing to work with flexible hours. This position is for entry level applicants. Applicants are preferred to be eligible for NIH T32 training grants (US citizen or permanent residents only).

*Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.

Job: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Job Category Faculty


Schedule Full-time

Posting Date Sep 15, 2020

Unposting Date Ongoing

Posting Contact Name Chris Brands

Posting Contact Email

Posting Number 00778372

Req ID: 19184

The University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, pregnancy, disability, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, political affiliation, or political philosophy. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.