• engineer in immunology and cell biology Paris
  • Université PSL in Paris, , France
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The Curie Institute Research Center

The "Institut Curie" is a major player in the research and fight against cancer. It consists of a hospital and a Research Center of more than 1000 employees with a strong international representativeness.

The objective of the Curie Institute Research Center is to develop basic research and to use the knowledge produced to improve the diagnosis, prognosis, and therapeutics of cancers as part of the continuum between basic research and innovation serving the patient.


Institut Curie is one of the largest European institutions for cancer and biomedical research with strong interdisciplinary traditions. It is in the center of Paris in France, in a both cultural and scientific rich environment. The site has active seminar program and hosts regular training sessions in molecular and cellular biology. The project will be developed in Center of Cancer Immunotherapy headed by Ana Maria Lennon and the Clinic Immunology... Laboratory. The Immunology Department includes 10 independent research teams in the fields of basic and applied immunology, working in a very collaborative and international environment. Candidate will work under the supervision of Dr. Olivier Lantz. The aim of the team is to characterize the biology of T cells, their interaction with other cells of the immune system, and their role in cancer, in both humans and through mice models. The open position is in line with recent developments at the interface between Immunology and Cancer. More information: and


The research group of Dr. Olivier Lantz (Inserm U932, Paris, France) is seeking an immunology and cell biology engineer. The candidate will be dedicated on one side to study T cell response in the frame of translational research projects and clinical research in Lung cancer. Anti-tumoral responses induced by anti PD1 treatment in neoadjuvant setting in NSCLC will be studied in the Lymph nodes and blood of the patients undergoing thoracic surgery. And the candidate will be also involved in studying anti-tumoral responses in thymoma (cancer of the thymus).

Candidate Profile

Master 2 in immunology, molecular and cellular biology, or biothechnology

3 years of experience in immunology

Expertise in flow cytometry and cell sorting

Some knowledge in transcriptomics (TCRseq and/orRNAseq) is not mandatory but will be highly appreciated.

Some knowledge in human immunology, oncology and immunotherapy is not mandatory but will be highly appreciated.

Scientific rigor and excellent analytical and synthetic capabilities.

Team spirit and dynamic personality with passion for innovation and problem-solving

All our opportunities are open to people with disabilities

Contract information

Type of contract: Fixed-term contract

Starting date: as soon as possible

Duration: 18 months renewable

Working time: full time

Remuneration: according to the current grids

Benefits: Collective catering, reimbursement of transportation fees up to 70%, supplementary health insurance

Location of the position: Paris

Reference: NA


Please send your CV, letter of motivation and 2 references

Publication date: 17th of April 2024

Deadline for application: end of June 2024

Institut Curie is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer

and is dedicated to the highest standards of research integrity
Paris France


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