Post-Doctoral Fellow in Coronavirus Pathogenesis

University of Maryland School of Medicine

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

The Frieman Lab at The University of Maryland School of Medicine in The Department of Microbiology and Immunology  is seeking a highly motivated scientist to join our team. 

 We study the pathogenesis of respiratory viruses, specifically SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV, 2019-nCoV and Influenza virus.  We are currently focused on both in vitro and in vivo models to develop therapeutics to for the 2019-nCoV with a wider  interest in broadly acting antiviral therapeutics.

We are looking for a dynamic and skilled scientist with interest in studying host:pathogen interactions and translating those findings into therapeutic discoveries.  The ideal candidate has previous experience in virology, immunology, mouse pathogenesis and BSL3 research.  

We have an immediate position open and would like to fill the position rapidly.

Interested applicants should email their CV and a one page cover letter outlining their current research accomplishments, along with contact information for at least two references to  

If there are any questions, please contact Matt Frieman at

Education Requirement:
Years of Experience:
Required Skills & Areas of Study:
  • antivirals
  • pathogenesis
  • vaccines
commensurate with experience
Microbiology and Immunology
685 West Baltimore St
Room 380
Baltimore , MD 21201
Matthew Frieman, PhD