Postdoc-Nematode and Mammalian Virology
Washington University in St. Louis
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Post Date: Mar 18, 2017
Job Type: Full time
Degree Requirement: Ph.D.
Years Experience: Entry Level
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: NIH scale
Location: US - Missouri - St. Louis
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Description
A postdoctoral position is available to identify evolutionarily conserved host factors critical for viral infection and immunity utilizing the recently established Orsay virus-C. elegans infection system. Forward and reverse genetic screens in C. elegans will be employed to define genes important for virus infection and antiviral immunity and functions of orthologous genes in mammals will be tested.

A PhD in biology, molecular biology, genetics, or equivalent is required. Please send a cover letter, CV, and arrange for 3 letters of reference to be sent to davewang@wustl.edu

Skills
Strong background in molecular biology, virology, or genetics required.


Contact Details

Email: davewang@wustl.edu