Post-doctoral Fellow
Washington University School of Medicine
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Post Date: Jun 21, 2017
Job Type: Full time
Degree Requirement: Ph.D.
Years Experience: 1+
Start Date: Immediately
Location: US - Missouri
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The Boon-lab at Washington University in St Louis is looking for an enthusiastic Post-doc to support our team studying influenza virus biology and pathogenesis. The projects in the lab include studying influenza virus RNA biology, host-pathogen interactions and developing antiviral therapies against influenza virus.
The lab is housed in the Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine on a floor with several other laboratories that study host-pathogen interactions. We have ongoing collaborations with labs in many other departments in the University including Molecular Microbiology and Pathology and Immunology.

For consideration, applicants must:
• Have a PhD in molecular biology, genetics, microbiology, immunology or a similar field.
• Have published in high-quality international peer-reviewed journals.
• Have the ability to guide research projects and maintain detailed records of experimental work.
• Good interpersonal skills and willingness to mentor students and technicians.
• Excellent English speaking, reading and writing skills are required.

For further information about the position, please contact the PI, Jacco Boon ( To apply for this position, please apply above or send a cover letter, CV, contact info for three references and one key first author publication directly to

Contact Details
Name: Jacco Boon
Division: Division of Infectious Diseases
Department: Department of Medicine
Address: 660 Euclid Avenue
City: Saint Louis
State/Province: Missouri
Zipcode: 63110
Country: United States
Ph: 312-286 0857