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Postdoctoral Associate - Valente Lab

at The Scripps Research Institute

Posted: 10/17/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: http://careers.scripps.edu/postings/15030
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Job Description

Requisition Number 06145
Department Name: Immunology and Microbiology - FL
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Postdoctoral Associate - Valente Lab
Position Summary:

The Laboratory of Dr. Susana Valente in the Department of Immunology and Microbiology at Scripps Research, is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher to conduct research in HIV biology (http://www.scripps.edu/valente/).
Current scientific interests are: Inhibitors of Tat-activated HIV-1 transcription; Identification and characterization of chromatin regulators of HIV-1 latency;
characterization of HIV-1 latency inhibitors of HIV capsid dimerization.
Studies incorporate cellular and molecular virology, cell biology, biochemistry, epigenetics and small molecule screening.

Location: Florida
Additional Information:
Physical Requirements:

This position works in a laboratory or vivarium environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

Candidates must possess a Ph.D. (or MD/PhD) in virology, molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry or immunology, with several international publications. Preference to candidates with experience with HIV. The successful candidate will be expected to work in the BSL3 facility.
Interested candidates should send curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and the name and contact information of three references to: Susana T. Valente; e-mail: svalente@scripps.edu

Preferred Qualifications:
Compensation: Commensurate with experience
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Postdoctoral
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