Postdoctoral Research Associate

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Austin, TX

About the Job

Immunology postdoctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Hongbo Chi in the Department of Immunology, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (, to investigate cell metabolism of the immune system (immunometabolism) and its implications in cancer and other diseases. We are particularly interested in understanding the metabolic programs, signaling pathways, and systems-level regulatory networks in basic T cell and dendritic cell biology and antitumor immunity. We apply interdisciplinary strategies by integrating immunological and genetic approaches with cutting-edge systems immunology tools including single-cell transcriptomics, proteomics, metabolomics, network reconstruction, and CRISPR screening. Please see the following articles published over the past five years for additional information: Nature Reviews Immunology 20:55 (2020); Nature 565:101 (2019); Nature 576:471 (2019); Immunity 51:1012 (2019); Nature 558:141 (2018); Immunity 49:899 (2018); Science Immunology aas9818 (2018); Nature 548:602 (2017); Immunity 46:488 (2017); Nature Immunology 17:277 (2016); Immunity 45:540 (2016); and Nature Immunology 16:178 (2015).


St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, ranked a best children's hospital for pediatric cancer, offers an exceptional research and training environment with state-of-the-art facilities, along with competitive salary and excellent benefits, to postdoctoral fellows.

Highly motivated individuals with a recent Ph.D. in immunology or cell biology and publication records are encouraged to apply.

St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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