Indiana University School of Medicine

Wells Center LabEmployment

The Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research conducts basic science and translational research within the Department of Pediatrics at the Indiana University School of Medicine, offering exceptional opportunities for collaborations between basic scientists and physicians. The goals of the Wells Center are to increase knowledge of the causes and mechanisms of serious pediatric diseases, to develop innovative approaches to diagnosis and treatment of childhood diseases, and to provide an outstanding training environment for medical and graduate students, residents, and fellows.

Please refer to the IUPUI Human Resources webpage at for a current listing of job opportunities at the Wells Center.

IUPUI Human Resources

The IUPUI Human Resources office is located at:
980 Indiana Avenue, Suite 1156
Indianapolis, IN 46202                                                                                                                                                          Phone: 317-274-7617

A current list of openings is available at

Postdoctoral Positions



Job Description:

A world-renowned laboratory studying the biology of graft versus host disease and graft versus leukemia in the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Indiana University is recruiting a highly motivated, experienced post-doctoral fellow to join a closely integrated team that is studying proteomic and cellular biomarkers for complications after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.


 -         PhD and/or MD with substantial research experience in immunology and/or cell biology.

-         Demonstrated technical independence with high-throughput ELISA workflow, multi-color flow cytometry, T cells and dendritic cells culture and   functional assays, and immunoassays.

-         Meticulous at planning, executing, and organizing the results for large scale assays.

-         S/he must also be capable of taking initiative, work independently and in a collaborative setting.

-         A good publication record in recognized peer-reviewed journals.  

-         Excellent written and verbal (English) communication skills are required, as are excellent organizational skills and knowledge of proper scientific record keeping.

 Compensation:  Salary according to the NIH scale + excellent benefits

 Applicants should send an updated CV including publication list and two academic reference letters to:

 Sophie Paczesny, MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Indiana University School of Medicine

Wells Center for Pediatric Research

Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Program,

Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center,

Basic Science Joint Appointment: Microbiology and Immunology

1044 W. Walnut Street, Room R4-425

Indianapolis, IN, 46202

Phone: 317-278-5487




Please refer to the Indiana University School of Medicine Office of Postdoctoral Affairs,, for current postdoctoral positions at the Wells Center.

Other Academic Positions

Send CV, statement of research interests, indicating lab(s) of interest, and 3 letters of recommendation to:

Lynn Pressler, MBA                                                                                                                                                             Associate Director of Administration
Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research
Department of Pediatrics
1044 W. Walnut, Room 108                                                                                                                                            Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone: 317-274-7427

Indiana University is an EED/AA employer, M/F/D.

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