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

The Fehr Lab at the University of Kansas seeks applications from highly-motivated and accomplished individuals for a post-doctoral position to conduct research on host-pathogen interactions of coronaviruses.  The project will involve several molecular and genetic techniques including but not limited to: molecular cloning, cell culture, animal work, virological assays, gene knockdown/knockout, gene expression analysis, and protein-protein interactions/proteomics. The post-doc will also be trained to work in our bio-safety level-3 (BSL-3) facility for work with SARS-CoV-2 and MERS-CoV.  The University of Kansas is centered in Lawrence, Kansas. Lawrence is a vibrant, progressive college town with plenty of good food, cultural events and a wonderful downtown area with a very reasonable cost of living, and is about 45 miles from Kansas City.  Length of Appointment: Initial appointment is for two years, with the second year of the appointment contingent on postdoc’s progress. Appointment may be continued thereafter depending on funding.


For more information and to apply, go to:  Review of applications will begin on June 2, 2020.


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Education Requirement:
PhD in Biology, or related field
commesurate with experieince
Lawrence Campus
Department of Molecular Biosciences
1200 Sunnyside Dr.
Lawrence , KS 66045
Anthony Fehr, PhD