We are recruiting

Postdoctoral fellow

The Wen lab at the University of Nevada, Reno is looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow for research in vascular immunology. Several exciting projects are available with a focus on vascular inflammation and the engineering of immune cells for tumor immunotherapy. The Wen lab studies immune responses and signaling at molecular, cellular, and whole organism levels. {Wen et al. Blood 2022. 139 (24): 3480–3492; Wen et al., Cells. 2022. Wen et al. Cell Rep. 2022. 39, 110876; Wen et al. Blood. 2021; 137 (1): 29–38; Wen et al. Nat Commun. 2018, 9, 4301; Thunemann M.*, Wen L.*, et al. Circ Res. 2013, 113, 365-371.}

The lab is committed to supporting the career development of our postdocs and encourages fellowship applications and career development awards.

Interested individuals are encouraged to apply with a CV and a brief summary of research interest to the PI (lwen@unr.edu).



Graduate students

The lab has openings for passionate graduate students. We take students via three programs at UNR:

1) Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology (CMPP) Ph.D.

2) Biochemistry M.S. and Ph.D. 

3) Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB) Ph.D.



Lab rotation students

Interested in a lab rotation? Please send inquiries with your CV to Lai Wen, Ph.D. (lwen@unr.edu).