We offer a position for a postdoc in viral vector production project at the Innovation Center for Advanced Therapies (ICAT) within the UMC Utrecht. We are looking for a postdoc with knowledge and experience in viral vector development and production for engineered cell manufacturing and gene editing. The project is funded by several NL and EU grants and aims to build an in-house viral vector production platform within UMC Utrecht, to support development of novel therapies for cancer treatment and beyond. Your role is to develop the production process and its technology platform, and to provide vector material for the novel immune therapy.
The position is embedded within the UMC Utrecht at the Innovation Center for Advanced Therapies. The project focusses on building an in-house viral vector production platform within UMC Utrecht, to support development of novel strategies for the treatment of cancer. The work will be carried out in collaboration withi the research group of Prof. Jürgen Kuball and dr. Zsolt Sebestyen. Due to the nature of the fundings, you are also expected to be part of the consortiums where the grant came from.