Post Doctoral Fellow - Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases

Updated: 14 days ago
Location: Atlanta, GEORGIA
Job Type: FullTime

Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.



The Chahroudi laboratory in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, at the Emory University School of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated Post-doctoral Research Fellow to lead an NIH-funded project investigating simian immunodeficiency virus persistence in rhesus macaques. The goal of this work is to investigate HIV cure strategies in a model of pediatric HIV infection. The post-doctoral fellow will lead the nonhuman primate study and direct the immunologic and virologic analyses, with ample room to make intellectual contributions to the project. The Chahroudi laboratory is located in the Health Science Research Building on the Emory campus and consists of a dynamic team of post-doctoral fellows, associate scientists, graduate students, and research specialists, who all work collaboratively with veterinarians, research resources, and other core facility staff at the Yerkes Primate Center.

 

Interested candidates must have a Ph.D. and/or an M.D. and have less than three years of postdoctoral experience. Applications should have a strong background in immunology or virology. Excellent oral and written communication skills are desired as is the ability to work as part of a team. Experience working with nonhuman primates and flow cytometry is preferred, but not required. Salary will be commensurate with experience and will follow the NIH guidelins.

 

Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

 

 



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