We are recruiting a highly qualified postdoctoral researcher to investigate 1) TLR4-interacting signaling receptors and 2) To delineate the contributions of these interactions to regulation of macrophage differentiation and susceptibility to murine influenza infection.
The FT position is available immediately. Individuals who are interested should submit a detailed CV, a brief statement of interests and skills, the names of three references, and a short description of their doctoral training and future research goals to Prof. Stefanie Vogel, PhD, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Email: Svogel@Som.umaryland.edu
Application deadline is December 23rd, 2016.
We are looking for a highly motivated and career-oriented research individual with less than 2 years' post-doctoral experience, with a PhD in Microbiology and Immunology or closely related area. Basic molecular and cell culture skills and hands-on experience working with mice are required. Excellent oral and written communication skills are also required (English fluency-verbal and written). Ability to work independently and in collaboration is required. Willingness to learn new techniques is essential.
If accommodations are needed, contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-7171, Monday – Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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