A Postdoctoral Fellowposition is available immediately in the Department of Microbiology, Immunologyand Biochemistry at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center. We arelooking for a highly motivated, recently graduated PhD to study virus-host interactionsand viral pathogenesis. Currently, the focus of the lab is to investigateinnate immune responses against RNA viruses. The preferred candidate shouldhave strong background and experience in virology, molecular biology and cellbiology, such as recombinant DNA techniques (cloning, mutagenesis, etc),RT-PCR, western blotting, immunoprecipitation, reporter gene assay, maintainingand transfecting cell cultures, virus production/purification/titration, etc. Salarywill be commensurate with relevant experience. The position includes anexcellent benefits package that can be found at http://www.uthsc.edu/postdoc/benefits.php.
Internal Number: 167569
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