Post doctoral Fellow - Immunology

MED Dentistry Chair

Competition No.  -    A104551541
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

The position can begin immediately once the preferred candidate is found. Salary is competitive with UofA standards and offers a benefits package found at: Postdoctoral Fellows Benefits

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Position summary

The Elahi Lab is seeking an outstanding Immunologists for a 3-year Postdoctoral fellowship. The successful candidate will investigate specific concepts related to solid tumors and other immunological studies.

The Elahi Lab is seeking applicants who are dedicated, hard-working, innovative and can work independently within a very collaborative environment. The ideal candidate should have Ph.D (be within 5 years of this degree) with an outstanding background in immunology, and have demonstrated a strong publication record in the field.  Candidates with a research interest in cancer-immunology are particularly encouraged to apply. The position requires excellent written and oral communication skills.

Please direct enquiries to Dr. Shokrollah Elahi:





How to Apply

Apply Online

Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered. The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.