Postdoctoral Associate 2019 in USA, Duke University, USA
Designation/Position- Postdoctoral Associate 2019 in USA
Duke University, USA invites application for Postdoctoral Associate 2019 in USA from eligible and interested candidates
About- The Division of Structural Biology at the Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI), is currently recruiting for a Postdoctoral Associate to join our team. DHVI is an interdisciplinary, interdepartmental institute dedicated to the study of basic and translational science required to understand host-pathogen interactions that can be translated to vaccines against human diseases. We are a team of highly interactive investigators that have expertise in immunology, molecular biology, virology, microbiology, structural biology, computational biology, and vaccine science. Postdoctoral Associate 2019 in USA
The Division of Structural Biology, led by Dr. Priyamvada Acharya, applies structural biology to study the structures of viral glycoproteins, their interactions with host molecules and role in viral entry.
Research/Job Area- Biology
Location- Duke University, USA
- The successful candidate will have a PhD, with a strong background in biochemistry and structural biology.
- Experience with basic molecular biology, protein expression, purification, and either X-ray crystallography or cryo-EM is required.
- The ideal candidate will be creative, motivated, and have the ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.
At DHVI postdoctoral associates work in concert with Duke faculty and staff in an invigorating research training environment.
One of primary scientific missions is to support and train early stage investigators to be the next generation of scientific leaders equipped to identify and implement solutions for improving human health worldwide.
DHVI functions as a vaccine development biotechnology enterprise, embedded within a top university.
As a trainee within mentoring program, you will interact with highly innovative and collaborative investigators and have the opportunity to master state of the art technologies.
Research group is committed to providing an outstanding training environment and research experiences that will enhance your career and provide you an avenue to incorporate your education, expertise, initiative and dedication to the success of the studies.
This is an opportunity to become part of a winning team that is working to discover novel ways to prevent infectious diseases.
How to Apply-
To be considered for the position, candidates must apply to requisition number 401541341 on the Duke postdoctoral and senior researcher employment site.
The application materials should include a CV and cover letter with a half page summary explaining your past research, a summary explaining your interest and how joining the Division of Structural Biology at DHVI fits within your overall career objectives, and the contact information for 3 references.
You will be contacted if we are interested in exploring your credentials in more detail.
Last Date for Apply– 28 June 2019