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Graduate Student Positions

We are currently accepting applications for graduate student positions. The ideal candidates will be self-motivated team players with a solid background in immunology and a desire to pursue a fruitful career in science. Applications (university transcripts and a detailed curriculum vitae) should be submitted via e-mail. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Postdoctoral Position in Innate-like T Cell Immunology

Two postdoctoral positions are available in our laboratory at Western University, London, Ontario, Canada. The projects to be undertaken are supported by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Canadian Cancer Society, and will explore the roles of mouse and human innate-like T lymphocytes in host responses to viral pathogens (e.g., influenza A viruses and SARS-CoV-2) and sepsis-causing microbes, and in regulation of antitumor immune surveillance. The ideal candidate has a PhD, MD, DVM (or equivalent), and is well versed in immunological techniques, including flow cytometry. Additional background in RNA sequencing analyses and experience in mouse models of malignant and infectious diseases are preferred. The candidate should be able to work both independently and as an effective member of a collaborative and growing team. Research stipend will be competitive and commensurate with experience and sought expertise. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applicants should submit (preferably by e-mail) their curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research interests, and names and contact information of three references to:

Dr. Mansour Haeryfar
Departments of Microbiology & Immunology, Medicine, and Surgery
Western University
1151 Richmond Street, London, ON, N6A 5C1 CANADA

We invite applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process.