Post Doc Fellow- Institute of Human Virology-(170001FH)
Applications are invited for a full-time Post-Doctoral Fellow position in the Vaccine Division of the Institute of Human Virology, School of Medicine to join an active research group studying the relationships among antibody specificity, neutralization, Fc-mediated effector function, and protective immunity against HIV-1. Successful candidates will work in a highly collaborative multi-project environment with the goal of understanding antibody-mediated protection against HIV-1. The position requires a driven, motivated and enthusiastic individual fluent in written and spoken English. Please include a cover letter summarizing your past experience, research interests and career goals, PDF of up to three representative publications, and CV including the names and contact information of three references to the attention of Dr. Anthony DeVico.
Qualifications PhD or MD/PhD with a strong background in in one or more of the following areas: high-resolution optical imaging, confocal microscopy, antibody mediated effector mechanisms, human monoclonal antibody isolation, protein expression and purification, immunochemistry, and/or HIV-1 infection. If accommodations are needed, contact Staffing and Career Services at 410-706-7171, Monday-Friday, 8:30a.m.-4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258. Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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