Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Mucosal Immunology and Microbiome

Kelburn, Wellington, New Zealand · Translational Immunology Team


The Malaghan Institute of Medical Research is New Zealand’s leading independent biomedical research institute, with a focus on breakthrough discoveries in immunology and immunotherapy. We have around 100 staff committed to finding cures for diseases using the body’s own immune system.

Our dedicated Translational Immunology team investigates the microbiome’s influence on the development of an optimal immune system, with an aim to identify potential links with non-communicable diseases such as asthma, allergy, obesity, cardiovascular disease and cancer.

We are looking for a talented and passionate Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join our Translational Immunology team on a 2 year fixed-term basis (full-time), to design and execute cutting-edge B cell immunology and microbiome research.


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If you would be a valuable additional to our Translational Immunology team, apply now by sending your cover letter and CV . Applications close Friday 29 March for an immediate start. Interviews will be held throughout should the right candidate apply. Don’t wait, apply today!

Applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

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