Please review the available positions below. Click the job title to view the full job description and to apply. Or, visit the Moffitt careers site and enter the job requisition number to search for the opportunity.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Job Requisition #33577

A Postdoctoral Research Fellow position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Shari Pilon-Thomas, Department of Immunology.  Our research is focused on developing translational immunotherapy for the treatment of solid tumors.

Position Highlights:

  • We seek a highly motivated, team-oriented individual interested in translational immunotherapy research for the treatment of solid tumors. Applicants should have less than two years post-doctoral experience.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Demonstrates proficiency in basic immunology techniques, including flow cytometry.
  • Is well-experienced in culturing mammalian cell lines and primary mammalian cells
  • Has experience working with mouse models of cancer and demonstrates a working knowledge of mouse genetics and basic mouse husbandry

Responsibilities:

  • Learn research techniques that directly relate to the program's scientific projects and goals with appropriate direction and supervision.
  • Plan, conduct and document experiments independently; evaluate and interpret data with guidance
  • Develop scientific writing and presentation skills, including grant proposals, manuscript preparation and formal seminars
  • Present research findings to the Moffitt scientific community and at national scientific meetings

Credentials and Qualifications:

  • MD or Ph.D. Ph.D. in Immunology, Cancer Biology, or other related field.

Research Associate I

Job Requisition #35549

Position Highlights:

  • A Research Associate I position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Shari Pilon-Thomas in the Department of Immunology.
  • We are seeking a highly motivated, organized, and team-oriented individual interested in translational immunotherapy for the treatment of solid tumors.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Has experience in basic immunology technique such as flow cytometry and ELISA.
  • Is well-experienced in culturing mammalian cell lines and/or primary human blood samples
  • Applicants with a minimum of two years’ experience working in a research lab are preferred. 

Responsibilities:

  • The employee will assist PI and other lab members by performing research and experimentation following established protocols.
  • The employee will also be required to maintain detailed records, establish procedures, and process and analyze data.

Credentials and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
  • Hands-on research experience required
  • Ability to plan, organize and coordinate work assignments.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.