Post-doctoral Training Fellowship, full time non-tenure-track at the University of Georgia, Center for Vaccines and Immunology. Position involves research in the areas of immunology, vaccine development, molecular biology, and/or virology to participate in funded projects on influenza vaccine development and vaccine induced immune responses in pre-clinical animal models. Studies focus on both seasonal and emerging and highly pathogenic influenza strains and utilize biosafety level-2 and biosafety level-3 enhanced practices. Fellow position will involve contemporary and emerging technologies in influenza immunology and vaccine design and analysis in the new state-of-the-art laboratories. Studies will use expertise in flow cytometry, antibody assays, B and T cell immunology, tissue culture techniques, and microneutralization assays. Capacity for independent work and ability to interact productively with colleagues and lead a small team of researchers are important. This position will require successful completion of Department of Justice security clearance for work with Select Agents and Toxins, as required by Federal regulation.
Georgia is well known for its quality of life both outdoor and urban activities (http://www.georgia.gov). UGA(http://www.uga.edu) is a land grant/sea grant institution located 75 miles northeast of Atlanta. Please send CV to: Chair of Recruiting Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications must be received by February 15, 2017. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.