The Department of Microbiology at the University of Washington in Seattle is conducting a search for a Research Assistant Professor in the field of virology. We are looking for an innovative investigator who will develop an independent research program utilizing computational design of proteins to address fundamental questions about the structural basis for viral-host interactions and to apply those concepts to the development of new strategies to prevent or treat viral infections. The position is a 12-month, full time, non-tenure track position in the School of Medicine.Salary and benefits are competitive and will be commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the applicant. The University of Washington Faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
Applicants with a Ph.D., at least five years of postdoctoral experience and a strong publication record should submit their CV, a 1-2 page statement of research interests, and the names and contact information for 3 individuals who can provide letters of reference to Karen Walter (email@example.com), Department of Microbiology, University of Washington, 1705 NE Pacific Street, Box 357735, Room K357B, Seattle, WA 98195-7735 by September 1, 2017.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
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