Postdoctoral Fellow


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

A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Thomas Geisbert to study the pathogenesis of Ebola, Marburg, Lassa, CCHF, Nipah, and/or Hendra viruses and to develop countermeasures against these agents. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or M.D. with a background in virology or pathology. The candidate must have experience working with infectious agents or laboratory experience working with animals. The candidate should be highly motivated and must be able to plan and perform experiments in an independent manner with minimal supervision. The applicant will also be responsible for writing papers, protocols, and lab reports associated with these projects. The applicant must meet all State and Federal requirements necessary for working with Select Agents.

Intrested applicants should apply to Postdoctoral Fellow req# 2202642 via the UTMB careers website at 

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Education Requirement:
Ph. D, M.D, D.O., or D.V.M in a related field. Knowledge in the relevant scientific discipline with increasing professional achievement. Applicants should be highly motivated, able to conduct independent research.
Annual salary of $53,760 or at the NIH standard (based on experience).
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