Postdoctoral Research Associate – Phage Engineering
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:
The Talbert Research Group at Iowa State University has an immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work on an NIH-funded project focused on bacteriophage engineering for therapeutic applications. The research associate will be responsible for the design, expression, and phage display of novel tail fiber proteins and will analyze the binding interactions of proteins with bacteria. As part of this position, the successful candidate is expected to collaborate with junior scientists and interdisciplinary team members and effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
- PhD in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Food Science, Bioengineering, or another related field
- Demonstrated expertise in genetic engineering and the production and characterization of recombinant proteins
- Experience with Gibson assembly, CRISPR gene editing, expression of fusion proteins, characterization of bioaffinity interactions, and phage display is desirable
Proposed Start Date:
March 7, 2022
Proposed End Date or Length of Term:
March 6, 2023
Number of Months Employed Per Year:
12 Month Work Period
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1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae
2) Letter of Application/Cover Letter
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Original Posting Date:
January 13, 2022
Posting Close Date:
January 12, 2022
Job Requisition Number:
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