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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Sydney Lu

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Lu, Sydney
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Med: Hematology
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
The appointment term is one year, renewable annually based on performance.
Appointment Start Date: 
As soon as possible
How to Submit Application Materials: 

email sydneylu (at) 

The laboratory of Sydney X. Lu at Stanford Medical School is accepting applications for a motivated and highly-qualified postdoctoral scientist with a background in RNA biology, cancer biology, or immunology. Our research program aims to explore how RNA processing regulates normal and abnormal immunity and hematopoiesis, cancer pathogenesis, and anti-tumor immunity. The goal is to translate these insights into novel disease therapies to further patient care.

Required Qualifications: 
  • PhD degree in a relevant discipline, MD, or MD/PhD
  • Experience with cellular and molecular techniques
  • Experience with animal work desirable but not required
  • Experience with computational approaches is highly desirable but not required
Required Application Materials: 
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of research experience, goals and interests (two page maximum)
  • Names and contact information for 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.