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Postdoctoral Fellow Oncology and Inflammation Research Thousand Oaks United States,
Posted on : 01 May 2017
The Amgen Postdoctoral Program is committed to providing future scientists with an enriching environment to inspire innovation that will contribute to the development of human therapeutics.Dr. James Johnston in the Oncology and Inflammation Research department at Amgen, Inc. is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow in the areas of immunology, protein mass spectrometry, and computational biology.This postdoctoral project will focus on the identification of MHC Class I antigens using mass spectrometry, particularly in the setting of disrupted proteostasis. Additionally, application of computational/programming methods to large publicly available datasets (e.g. the ~1TB of human variation sequencing data from The 1000 Genomes Project) will be utilized to help predict mechanistically how these antigens are generated.The assignment length is expected to be 3 years.Basic QualificationsPhD at the time of appointmentPreferred QualificationsImmunology especially antigen generation expertiseProteostasis expertise especially with the UPSMass spectrometry experienceComputational biology and genomic analyses expertiseAmgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
US, California, Thousand Oaks
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