Postdoctoral Associate

Updated: 8 months ago
Location: Houston, TEXAS
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Title:  Postdoctoral Associate
Division:  Molecular Virology and Microbiology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $50,004-$50,376
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  1290

Job Purpose

The laboratory of Dr. Gretchen Diehl of The Alkek Center for Metagenomics and Microbiome Research at the Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX is seeking a highly motivated and creative postdoctoral research associate to examine mechanisms of microbiome influence on host immunity utilizing mouse models. A successful candidate will employ a broad range of molecular, microbial, immunological and systems-level techniques across disciplines, and will join a dynamic group.

Job Responsibilities
  • Plans, directs and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • May establish new research protocols and procedures.
  • Summarizes research findings and publish results in research journals.
  • May be responsible for laboratory operations.
  • May supervise research staff.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Ph.D. or equivalent degree in molecular biology, immunology, microbiology or related fields


  • Publication(s) in a peer reviewed journal
  • Scientific creativity, reliability, and independence in research

  • Research experience and/or demonstrated interest in host-microbial interactions

The ideal candidate will be able to work comfortably and collaboratively with a diverse group of researchers.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



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