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A PhD position available in the field of T cell immunology (RIKEN-IMS, Japan)

Transcriptional regulation of T cell development
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, Yokohama, Japan
Closing Date


We are looking for a highly motivated, self-driven and open-minded PhD student who is interested to investigate the molecular mechanisms underlying T cell development.


A successful candidate will be supported by our International Program Associate (IPA) fellowship program. The fellowship will cover followings up to three years.

> Airfare (1 round-trip ticket)

> Living allowance (5,200 JPY/day)

> Payment of actual amount of rent for off-campus apartment, up to a maximum of 70,000 JPY/month

> Payment of accident insurance premium

The candidate will be enrolled at Tokyo Medical and Dental University (Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences).


Web page of our laboratory

IPA fellowship program


If you are interested, please send CV, letter of motivation, short summary of the master thesis and names and contact details of two referees to Ichiro Taniuchi, M.D., PhD. (ichiro.taniuchi(at)


Main contact
Name: Dr. Ichiro Taniuchi

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