2-YEAR POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS OPENPostdoctoral positions are available in the team « Immunity and Transmission » in the
new research center for immunology of viral infections and autoimmune diseases
(ImVA-IDMIT) at the CEA, Fontenay-aux-Roses, France.
Projects: available positions cover several topics from the study of the role of the
mucosal environment (microbiota, inflammation) in sexually transmitted disease
transmission and control (Mariangela Cavarelli and Elisabeth Menu) to the deep
characterization of the innate and specific immune responses induced by different
vaccine strategies (Anne-Sophie Beignon and Frédéric Martinon).
Host laboratory: The new research center, ImVA, (directed by Dr Roger Le Grand)
brings together more than 100 scientists working on common scientific challenges
related to innate and adaptive immunity in the context of viral infections and regulation
of autoimmune disorders. ImVA is a mixed research unit (UMR1184) involving CEA,
INSERM, Université Paris-Sud and a strong partnership with the Institut Pasteur.
Research programs are supported by outstanding technological platforms (in vivo
imaging, cytometry, bio-informatics, non human primate models, pharmacology,
The CEA at Fontenay-aux-Roses is close to Paris (15 mn by public transportation).
Candidate profile : The candidates should have a PhD degree since less than 3 years
and a strong expertise in immunology, cell biology and viral infections. Having worked
with imaging and/or big data analysis will be a bonus.
To apply: Applicants should send their CV, a motivation letter and 3 references in a
single pdf file to : Elisabeth Menu (firstname.lastname@example.org).