Postdoctoral Fellow immuno-oncology

New York, USA

Cellectis Inc. is located in New York City (Hospital District, Manhattan), and invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow for the Early Discovery department.

Published on August 14, 2018

Job summary:

We are seeking a highly motivated scientist to join the Early Discovery team as a Postdoctoral Fellow. The candidate will develop innovative therapeutic approaches for adoptive immunotherapy. The ideal candidate is an enthusiastic immunologist with strong interest in gene editing and excellent skills in T-cell biology. He/she will have an outstanding track record and excellent communication skills. We are looking for self-driven and dynamic candidates that thrive being part of a team and can efficiently work as individuals. The successful candidate will be part a fast-moving, goal-oriented environment aiming to make a change in immunotherapy.

The successful candidate will:

  • Work as part of the research team at Cellectis to develop next generation CAR T-cell therapies
  • Contribute both intellectually and experimentally to internal projects from inception through preclinical clinical development
  • Independently design, analyze and execute in vitro and in vivo experiments
  • Communicate results clearly and concisely at internal and external meetings to contribute to daily advancement and strategic decisions
  • Interact with colleagues from other departments
  • Create innovative cell engineering solutions to develop the company’s intellectual property
  • Keep accurate record of experiments and results

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Ph.D. in immunology with strong background in human T-cell biology and T-cell technologies.
  • Hands-on experience and troubleshooting proficiency with immunology assays including immune cell isolation, intracellular flow cytometry staining, multicolor flow cytometry, immune cell profiling, cytokine profiling assay by ELISA
  • Experience in molecular biology, primary cell culture and mouse in vivo experimentation
  • Experience with gene editing is a plus
  • Candidate must have an excellent track of scientific publications and accomplishments
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced small company environment and able to multi-task and adjust workload based upon changing priorities
  • Be a team player and efficiently work as an individual

How to apply

Applicants should submit their CV, a description of their research experience and interest through

For additional information candidates can contact us on

Cellectis, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all to apply including those that may require sponsorship.