La Jolla Institute for Immunology

La Jolla Institute for Immunology La Jolla, CA
Aug 17, 2020
The La Jolla Institute for Immunology (LJI), a world leader in immunology research and scholarship, seeks a distinguished scientist, inspirational leader, and experienced research executive and fundraiser to serve as its next President and Chief Scientific Officer (President). This is a natural and planned progression as the current President is retiring from leading the Institute. Over the past 32 years, LJI has positioned itself at the forefront of scientific discovery in immunology, with its talented faculty generating and disseminating knowledge in the Institute’s core research centers of autoimmune disease, cancer, and infectious disease and vaccine research. These centers address research mandates with wide-ranging applications to diseases like type one diabetes, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease, cancer, heart disease, Alzheimer’s, HIV, Pertussis, COVID-19, Tuberculosis, Parkinson’s, Dengue, Lassa and Ebola. Working closely with the...