Immunobiology Training Program

Immunobiology Postdoctoral positions are available for NIH T32 eligible candidates (U.S. citizens or permanent residents) at Cedars-Sinai  in the Immunobiology Institute and the Research Division of Immunology in the Department of Biomedical Sciences. 


  • Amin, Mahul (Discovery and validation of biomarkers in urologic malignancies for clinical personalized medicine)
  • Arditi, Moshe (Innate immunity, TLRs-NLRP3 inlammasome, immunopathology of atherosclerosis and asthma, lung Inflammation and chlamydia pneumoniae)
  • Bernstein, Kenneth (Macrophage differentiation and function, antigen presentation, pathogen killing)
  • Kaye, Jonathan (Molecular regulation of T cell development, differentiation and cell fate decisions)
  • Koeffler, Phillip (Transcription factors stimulate antimicrobial Activity. Cancer and inflammation)
  • Liu, George (Microbial pathogenesis; MRSA modulation of host immune responses)
  • McLachlan, Sandra (Pathogenesis of autoimmune thyroid disease; TSH receptor structure and function)
  • Noble, Paul (Cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying chronic lung inflammation and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis)
  • Rapoport, Basil (Pathogenesis of autoimmune thyroid disease; TSH receptor structure and function)
  • Shah, Prediman (Molecular mechanisms of atherosclerosis, immuno-modulation of atherosclerosis, gene therapy of atherosclerosis)
  • Stripp, Barry (Lung Diseases, Lung inflammation and repair. Lung Stem cell biology research)
  • Targan, Stephan (Immuno-pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease)
  • Underhill, David (Macrophage and dendritic cell microbial recognition)
  • Weisman, Michael (Environmental and genetic risk for rheumatic diseases)


Highly motivated and accomplished individuals with a PhD and/or MD degree and a strong background in immunology and/or cell biology and molecular biology.  Both new graduates and those with some postdoctoral experience are encouraged to apply.

To Apply

Please submit curriculum vitae, a brief summary of research experience, a list of faculty of interest, approximate date of availability, and the names of three references to:

Moshe Arditi, MD
Vice-Chair, Department of Pediatrics for Research
 Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology
Director, Infectious and Immunologic Diseases Research Center

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