Assistant Project Scientist in Toxoplasma immunology
Position overviewPosition title: Assistant Project Scientist
Open date: March 9, 2023
Next review date: Thursday, Mar 23, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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Final date: Thursday, Mar 23, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The project scientist will be involved with project management concerning the projects initiated and/or funded by NIH grants AI145403 and AI137126. This includes deciphering requirements for immunity to Toxoplasma gondii via use of genetic mapping, molecular biology and immunological approaches. The project scientist will be involved with manuscript preparation and funding acquisition for the general aims of the lab.
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Ph.D. in related field and 6 years postdoctoral work in the fields of parasitology and immunology. Be well versed in genetics, immunology and parasitology.
Expertise in R.
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