Post-doctoral research Fellow in the Menachery Lab at UTMB

University of Texas Medical Branch

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

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:
Required Skills & Areas of Study:
  • microbiology
  • viral immunology
  • biochemistry
  • antivirals

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.

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