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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Oliver Dorigo

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Dorigo, Oliver
Other Mentor(s) if Applicable: 
Vankatesh Krishnan
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Gynecologic Oncology
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
The appointments of these two Postdoctoral Scholar positions will be two years or more.
Appointment Start Date: 
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Please submit required application materials by e-mail at

Two postdoctoral positions are available immediately in the laboratory  of Oliver Dorigo  MD, Ph.D., Director of Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of  Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Stanford University School of Medicine. The laboratory focuses on the development of immunotherapeutic strategies for gynecologic cancer using cell and mouse models. We are in particular interested in the role of macrophages in ovarian cancer.
The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in cancer biology or immunology, be proficient in standard cellular and molecular biology techniques. and work with mouse models of cancer. Preference will be given to newly graduated candidates with experience in immunology. We foster collegial and highly collaborative environment, so excellent communication skills are essential. 
Stanford University offers a world-class academic environment and a vibrant and large community of postdoctoral fellows ( We are located in Palo Alto, California, which has a beautiful mild climate year-round  and abundant outdoor recreation and cultural experiences while being within a short drive to San Francisco. 

Required Qualifications: 
  • The successful candidate  will have a PhD degree in cancer biology or immunology.
Required Application Materials: 
  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Names of three references


Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.