|Department Name:||Immunology and Microbiology - CA|
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Position Title||Postdoctoral Associate|
|Position Summary:|| |
Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a major health burden worldwide with 240 million chronically infected individuals. Nucleotide analogs and interferons are the current standards of care due to their suppression of HBV replication, but the treatments fail to eradicate HBV from individuals. Therefore, new strategies are absolutely required to cure HBV. Our laboratory recently identified a novel approach showing solid premises to provide such a cure.A postdoctoral position is immediately available to study the cure of HBV using in vivo and in vitro HBV infectious models.
|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:|| |
Must possess Ph.D. in immunology or virology or microbiology, or in a relevant field from a credited university or institute. A pending doctoral degree (to be obtained in a few months) may also be considered with approval of the Principal Investigator.
|Compensation:||Salary is commensurate with experience.|
|Job Closing Date:|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Job Posting Category||Postdoctoral|
|EEO Statement|| |
The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.