This post-doc will carry out the studies regarding host responses to bacterial and parasitic diseases including molecular biology and immunology. This post-doc will also perform some day-to-day project coordination with graduate and undergraduate students. This post-doc will aid Dr. Petersen and others in the group in manuscript preparation, grant and report writing as appropriate.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.