Post-Doctoral Scientist Position in Virology/Vector Biology

Texas A&M University

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

We seek a post-doctoral research scientist to conduct studies on an NIH funded multi-year project focused on the functional characterization of components of small RNA pathways, and their potential involvement in the antiviral defenses of mosquitoes. These multi-disciplinary studies will include state-of-the-art technologies such as gene editing and next generation sequencing (NGS). In addition to expertise in virology, candidates should have experience in at least some of the following areas: genetics, NGS data analysis, bioinformatics, immunology, or molecular biology.


This position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Kevin Myles at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX.


Preferred special knowledge includes proficiency with statistical analysis packages such as R and programming languages such as Python and linux.


You may view the full announcement (job requisition number R-049999) and apply at https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/AgriLife_Research_External/job/College-Station-AL-RSCH/Postdoctoral-Research-Associate_R-049999 . To be considered for the position you must complete an on-line application. During the application process you will have the opportunity to attach a CV and list of references, as well as an optional research statement that describes relevant experience and long term goals. If you have any questions regarding this position or have problems applying and/or uploading documents, please contact ENTO HR at entohr@ag.tamu.edu . Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue on a rolling basis until all positions are filled.


"Texas A&M AgriLife is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer"

Education Requirement:
Ph.D. in Virology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics or closely related field.
Location:
College Station
Entomology
Minnie Belle Heep Center
College Station , Texas 77843-2475
US
Contact:
Kevin Myles, Ph.D.