Scientist/Senior Scientist, Cancer Immunology

South San Francisco
California, United States of America

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The Position

We are seeking an outstanding individual to lead a research group to study the tumor microenvironment with the goal of discovering innovative approaches to cancer immunotherapy. Strongest consideration will be given to candidates whose research applies molecular, cell biological or engineering principles to investigations of adaptive and innate immunity. The successful candidate will head an independent research group whose mission will be to elucidate molecular and cellular mechanisms that

contribute to the pathogenesis of cancer and to translate their discoveries into therapeutic approaches for clinical development. Genentech provides an exceptional research environment comprised of internationally recognized leaders in immunology and cancer immunology as well as state of the art core facilities with cutting edge technologies and computational resources to support all research activities. We provide a highly collaborative community and as such you will have the opportunity to interact closely with clinical development teams and other scientists in the areas of biomarkers, human genetics, bioinformatics, and other research discovery departments, including Immunology, Molecular Oncology, and Neuroscience. In addition, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to publish impactful papers on their research.

Who you are:

As a strong candidate, you will have PhD and/or MD/DVM with postdoctoral research experience in cancer immunology or immunology. A record of cutting-edge research in stromal immunobiology. Minimum of 5-8 years of research experience in immunology with demonstrated accomplishment, as evidenced by publications in top-tier journals, and an outstanding promise of future scientific achievement.


Who We Are

A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.

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