Posted in Other 13 days ago.
Location: Galveston, Texas
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Ph. D, M.D, D.O., or D.V.M in related field and one year of related experience.
A Research Scientist II position related to a new NIH-funded project on the role of epigenetic and transcriptional mechanisms in the pathogenesis of Ebola virus disease is available in the laboratory of Dr. Alexander Bukreyev, Department of Pathology. Applicants should be highly motivated, able to conduct independent research, and have publications in internationally recognized English language journals. Excellent communication skills and writing skills are required. The work can be extended to additional emerging viruses which require work in biocontainment, including but not limited to Marburg virus, Lassa virus, SARS-CoV-2 and hantaviruses. Experience in virology and molecular biology and/or immunology, with the preference to transcriptional regulation of the immune response and/or epigenetics
Commensurate with experience
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