Benaroya Research Institute

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Postdoctoral Research Associate

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Type 
Regular Full-Time
Requisition Number 
2017-1429
Department 
Buckner Lab

Responsibilities

A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available in Jane Buckner’s laboratory in the Translational Research Program at the Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason.

We are looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to conduct research focused on identifying the underlying mechanisms by which the adaptive immune response to self-antigens becomes pathogenic in the setting of human autoimmune disease.

This research uses human samples from subjects with autoimmune disease including rheumatoid arthritis, type 1 diabetes, multiple sclerosis, systemic lupus erythematous, and relapsing polychondritis.

Requirements

A PhD or MD is required.

 

Experience in immunology is desirable. The successful applicant will be responsible for study design and implementation as well as collaboration within and between labs.