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

The Wan lab at the Bond Life Sciences Center is seeking Multiple Postdoc positions in the areas of  Virology at the Influenza Systems Biology Laboratory, which is affiliated across Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, and MU Institute for Data Science and Informatics at University of Missouri (MU).

The lab is physically located at MU Bond Life Sciences Center (https://bondlsc.missouri.edu) for emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases, especially influenza viruses, by developing and applying integrated, multi-scale, and evidence-based approaches that combining laboratory, clinical and computational methods. The lab has accesses to the regional BSL3 and ABSL-3 biocontainment laboratory at the Laboratory of Infectious Diseases Laboratory (http://lidr.missouri.edu).

Multiple Postdoc Positions in Virology: The responsibilities of the position include are 1) to develop and apply novel methods for influenza vaccine strain selection, to develop novel vaccines and antiviral therapy for influenza and emerging pathogens (e.g. SARS-CoV-2), 2) to study the impacts of repeated vaccination on vaccine effectiveness, and/or 3) to study molecular mechanisms of virus transmission, pathogenesis, and immunological responses for influenza viruses and emerging pathogens (e.g., SARS-CoV-2).

To view more details and apply for a position, please visit https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job and select Academic Positions; Job ID 29348 (Postdoc in Virology). Current employees will sign in to access their myHR account, if not an existing user, select the Prospective Employees link to create one.


Benefits:
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
Education Requirement:
PhD
Years of Experience:
0
Required Skills & Areas of Study:
  • virology
Salary:
$47,476-$57,000
Location:
Columbia, MO
Bond Life Sciences Center
Columbia , MO 65211
US
Contact:
Henry Wan, PhD