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PhD Student to Join its Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy Group (Process Closed)

Deadline for submission of applications: 31/03/2017

Reference: 10/2016

Number of vacancies: 1

Offer description:

 The Vall d´Hebron Institute of Oncology´s (VHIO) Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy Group, headed by Alena Gros, is currently seeking to recruit a PhD student. The successful candidate will form an integral part of the scientific team and will be directly involved in the characterization of the personalized repertoire of tumor–reactive and mutation-specific lymphocytes in patients with cancer.

Requirements (degree, experience, additional training):

 A highly motivated, team-oriented individual with previous experience in a biomedical research laboratory and highly skilled in cell/tissue processing and molecular biology. The ideal candidate should be familiar with ELISA, ELISpot, flow-cytometry and also be prepared to work with human blood and tissues. Previous experience working with T cells will be favorably considered.


Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae and letter of intent via email addressed to Alena Gros: rrhh@vhio.net

Review of applications will commence immediately.

Additional Information:

 Established in 2006, the Vall d´Hebron Institute of Oncology (VHIO), Barcelona, Spain, is a leading comprehensive cancer center of excellence where its scientists and research physicians adopt a purely translational research model, working together as multidisciplinary teams to both accelerate and advance personalized and targeted therapies against cancer.

Providing a stimulating, multidisciplinary research environment and undertaking one of Spain´s most dynamic cancer research programs, VHIO is dedicated to delivering on the promise of precision medicine in oncology by turning cancer discovery into more effective, tailored treatments and better practice for the care of patients with cancer.

Marking a new chapter in VHIO´s evolution and affording us with the valuable space through which to grow, our new home since September last year – the CELLEX Building, now brings all our teams under the same roof which is instrumental in further enhancing collaboration and the connection between our various programs.

To discover more about VHIO, its Faculty, research programs and activities visit:www.vhio.net.

Where to apply: rrhh@vhio.net

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