Postdoctoral Positions open in Cell Biology of Picornavirus Infection

University of Maryland Medical School

  • Post Doctoral Position - Academic
Job Type/Arrangement:
  • Full Time

The Jackson Lab at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is seeking postdoctoral fellows to explore how cells are altered during picornavirus infection. These NIH/NIAID-funded positions will investigate the alteration and rewiring of the autophagy pathways to promote productive infections of enterovirus D68, enterovirus 71, poliovirus, Coxsackievirus, and rhinovirus. Prior experience in virology is not required, although a strong background in cell biology, biochemistry, or molecular biology is a plus. 

Please send a cover letter including interests, a CV, and the names and email addresses of three referees to:

William T. Jackson
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
685 W. Baltimore St.
HSF-I, Room 380
Baltimore, MD 21201

The University of Maryland, Baltimore and the University of Maryland School of Medicine is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy. We value diversity and how it enriches our academic and scientific community and strive toward cultivating an inclusive environment that supports all employees.

Education Requirement:
Years of Experience:
NIH Guidelines
Microbiology and Immunology
685 W Baltimore St
HSF-I Room 380
Baltimore , Md 21201
William Jackson, PhD