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Post Doctoral Researcher

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Top Message Both current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this unclassified professional position.
Message to Applicants
Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Post Doctoral Researcher
Working Title Post Doctoral Researcher
Department Veterinary Biosciences
Department Location Columbus
Requisition Number 430089
Summary of Duties

The College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Biosciences is seeking a Post Doctoral Researcher for the NIH-funded laboratory of Dr. Shan-Lu Liu within the Center for Retrovirus Research (http://vet.osu.edu/retrovirus-research). This position is available for one year with possible renewal beyond the first year. The Postdoctoral Researcher will join a lab with a primary focus in membrane fusion and cellular entry of enveloped RNA viruses as well as host innate immunity to viral infection. The lab has a strong interest in retroviruses, influenza A virus, Zika virus, Ebola virus, and innate sensing to viruses. Highly motivated individuals with a strong background in virology, cell biology, and innate immunity are encouraged to apply. The lab is especially seeking candidates who have skills and experience in innate sensing and immunity, viral entry, pathogenesis and cell-to-cell transmission. Recently graduated PhD candidates are encouraged to apply. These candidates will be working on the mechanisms of IFITM, TIM and other new cellular proteins that restrict Ebola virus, influenza A virus, and HIV-1. Requires successful completion of a background check.

Additional Information for Applicants:

This position has been reposted.

Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Required Qualifications

PhD in virology, microbiology, immunology, bioengineering, biophysics or a related discipline.

Desired Qualifications

Experience with basic molecular/cellular biology experiments, such as cloning, PCR, or DNA purification; experience in HIV-1, Ebola virus, innate sensing, signaling, or cancer.

Target Salary $47,496.00 - $47,508.00 Annually
Job Category Research
Job Appointment (FTE%)

100.0

Full/Part Time Full-time
Temporary or Regular Term
Posting Start Date 07/01/2017
Posting End Date 11/30/2017
Dept Contact Name Lynem,Briana Nicole
Dept Contact Phone 614/688-1586
Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/79767

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you related in any way to a faculty/staff member in the unit of the position for which you are applying?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What prompted you to apply for this position at The Ohio State University? Please select an answer below:
    • Referred by personal contact
    • Referred by OSU recruiter
    • Job/Career Fair
    • JobsatOSU.com
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Monster.com
    • Columbus Dispatch
    • Dice.com
    • Professional organization
    • HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Local newspapers
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a PhD in virology, microbiology, immunology, bioengineering, biophysics or a related discipline?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least one year of experience with basic molecular/cellular biology experiments, such as cloning, PCR, or DNA purification?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have at least one year of experience in HIV-1, Ebola virus, innate sensing, signaling, or cancer?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other