post-doctoral fellow
Northeast Center of Excellence in Vector Biology
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Post Date: Nov 13, 2017
Job Type: Full time
Degree Requirement: Ph.D.
Years Experience: Entry Level
Start Date: immediately
Salary: commensurate with NIH guidance
Location: US - New York - Albany
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Description
Post-Doctoral Associate Position, Arbovirus Laboratory, Wadsworth Center
A Post-Doctoral position is available in the Arbovirus Laboratory, Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health. Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Biology, Microbiology or a related field. Duties include designing and performing experiments in the areas of arbovirology, vector biology, vector-virus interactions and vector and viral genetics.

Candidates should have a record of scientific rigor, creativity, and ability to work both independently and as part of an interdisciplinary research team. Excellent communication and organizational skills are required.

Preferred qualifications for position include: experience in vector biology, virology and molecular biology; experience working with arthropods and/or arthropod-borne pathogens; and experience working in a BSL-2 and/or BSL-3 laboratory. Knowledge of genetic analyses and/or biostatistics is preferred.

The Wadsworth Center is a division of the New York State Department of Health, located in Albany, NY, and includes academic programs from the University at Albany, School of Public Health. The Wadsworth Center houses state-of-the-art core facilities in molecular and structural biology, genomics and bioinformatics.
Albany offers a reasonable cost of living, diverse cultural activities and easy access to the beautiful Adirondacks, Berkshires and Catskill Mountains: it is an ideal location for outdoor activities year round.

This is a grant funded position administered by Health Research Inc., an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Skills
Preferred experience in vector biology, virology and molecular biology; experience working with arthropods and/or arthropod-borne pathogens

Notes
Contact Dr. Laura Kramer at Wadsworth Center, laura.kramer@health.ny.gov


Contact Details
Name: Dr. Laura D Kramer
Division: Infectious Diseases
Address: 5668 State Farm Rd
City: Albany
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 12159
Country: United States
Ph: 5184856632
Email: laura.kramer@health.ny.gov