Post-Doctoral Associate

(Ref#: Job ID 2922167)

N.Dakota State University

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

An immediate opening for a self-motivated and independent post-doctoral associate is available in the Microbiological Sciences Department of North Dakota State University, in the laboratory of Dr. Sheela Ramamoorthy. The project will involve viral pathogenesis studies, determining the correlates of protection at the pathogen and host interface and applying fundamental knowledge towards the development of novel vaccines, including rapid-response vaccines and diagnostic tests. The porcine respiratory disease complex, involving viruses such as swine influenza, swine coronaviruses and torque teno viruses, will be used as a model. Candidates will be mentored towards an independent career path, and provided with professional development opportunities such as scientific / grant writing and student mentoring opportunities. More information is available at (https://www.ndsu.edu/employment/, Job ID 2922167). Only online applications will be considered. NDSU is an EEO/AA-MF/ Vet/ Disability institution. 


Benefits:
Fully benefitted
Education Requirement:
PhD
Required Skills & Areas of Study:
  • areas of research: virology or immunology
  • skills : molecular biology
  • serology
  • experience with animal models
  • flow cytometry
  • next gen sequencing
Salary:
Commensurate with experience
Location:
Fargo, ND
Microbiological Sciences
1523 Centennial Blvd, Van Es 160
Dept of Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences,
Fargo , North Dakota 58102
US
Contact:
Sheela Ramamoorthy,