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Postdoctoral Research Associate


University, MS, US, 38677

Department:  Pharmaceutics & Drug Delivery (10000939)
Employee Designation:  Regular Full-time (Benefits Eligible)
Job Information

Postdoctoral position opening is available in the field of pharmaceutics and immunology. Our research is focused on targeted and sustained delivery of biologics, and the development of novel immunotherapy for solid tumors and infectious diseases. Enthusiastic candidates with a PhD in pharmaceutics, immunology or the related disciplines are encouraged to apply. Experience with controlled-release formulations such as nanodelivery systems and hydrogels, animal studies, mucosal immunity, T cell and NK cell biology, immune checkpoint blockade, and flow cytometry is preferred. Candidates will be involved in evaluating novel combination therapy strategies in collaboration with the Natural Center for Natural Products Research at the University of Mississippi, one of the largest natural products research center in the world. Candidates should be self-motivated, career oriented, and should be capable of troubleshooting and team working. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong passion for research, and first-author publications in peer-reviewed journals are required. Interested candidates should attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three references. For questions or additional information, please contact Dr. Chalet Tan in the Department of Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery at

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