Research Scientist I or Research Scientist II Position in BSL-4 Virology

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston,

Categories:
  • Research Scientist
Job Type/Arrangement:
  • Full Time
Description:

A Research Scientist I or Research Scientist II position related to emerging viruses which require work in biocontainment, including but not limited to Ebola and Marburg viruses, is available in the laboratory of Dr. Alexander Bukreyev, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Specific areas of research are related but not limited to antibodies and vaccines. The successful candidate is expected to run research projects, write manuscripts, present data at national and international conferences, assist the PI in writing progress reports, grant proposals, protocols of animal experiments, assist in supervision of Ph.D. students and research associates. The work will include experiments in BSL-4 and BSL-2 labs. Candidates must have a Ph.D. and should have experience in virology, viral immunology and/or molecular biology. A documented experience of work under BSL-4 (preferably) and/or BSL3 biocontainment is desirable. Applicants should be highly motivated, able to conduct independent research, and have publications in internationally recognized English language journals. Excellent communication skills and writing skills are required. Interested candidates should email their CV to Dr. Alexander Bukreyev, alexander.bukreyev@utmb.edu.

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Education Requirement:
Ph.D. and experience in virology, immunology and/or molecular biology.
Years of Experience:
At least 3
Location:
Galveston National Laboratory (main campus)
301 University Boulevard
Galveston , Texas 77573
US
Contact:
Alexander Bukreyev, Ph.D.