Post doc in virology: antiviral drug discovery

Western University of Health Sciences

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

A postdoctoral/Research Associate position is currently available in the laboratory of Dr. Mir at the Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, California USA. Mir lab studies the replication and therapeutic intervention of category-A RNA viruses, such as, hantavirus and Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever virus. The current project is focused on the development of antiviral therapeutic for Crimean congo hemorrhagic fever virus and hantavirus. Candidates with experience in Virology, Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular biology (gene cloning, protein expression and purification from bacterial and mammalian systems, mammalian cell culture, imaging, immunoblotting, real time PCR etc) and an interest in RNA viruses will be preferred for this position. The candidates will be required to design and perform experiments, generate, store and analyze the data, write manuscripts and keep the lab up and running. Interested candidates should send their CV mentioning their technical expertise and list of publications to Dr. Mir at mmir@westernu.edu

Recent publication in the area of research :  https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34653226/


Benefits:
Medical insurance
Education Requirement:
PhD
Years of Experience:
0-4
Required Skills & Areas of Study:
  • virology
  • biochemistry
  • molecular cell biology
Salary:
depends on experience
Location:
Pomona California
CVM
302 E 2nd street
Pomona , CA 91766
US
Contact:
Mohammad Mir,