Post-doctoral research Fellow in the Menachery Lab at UTMB

University of Texas Medical Branch

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

The Menachery Lab seeks a post-doctoral fellow e to work on SARS-CoV-2 infection and  pathogenesis.  The fully-funded position offers the opportunity to explore several areas of interest in the lab including:

Generation and characterization of SARS-CoV-2 mutants using reverse genetics.

Exploration of bat coronaviruses and correlates associated with emergence from zoonotic sources.

In vivo models of SARS-CoV-2 examining infection, pathogenesis, transmission, aging, genetic diversity and more.

Evaluation of non-genetic diversity found in coronavirus virions.

Development of novel antivirals broadly targeting coronaviruses

For further information, candidates should contact the PI directly with "ASVjobs" in the subject line".  

Education Requirement:
PHD
Required Skills & Areas of Study:
  • microbiology
  • viral immunology
  • biochemistry
  • antivirals
Notes:

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.



Location:
Galveston National Lab
Microbiology and Immunology
301 University Blvd
Route 0610
Galveston , TX 77555
US
Contact:
Vineet Menachery, BS, PhD