Job Description

Requisition Number 06070
Department Name: Integrative Structural and Computational Biology
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Postdoctoral Associate
Position Summary:

Up to four NIH-funded postdoctoral positions are available in Dr. Jiang Zhu’s laboratory for highly motivated candidates who are interested in developing vaccines for HIV-1, HCV, MERS-CoV and other important viral pathogens such as Ebola, Lassa, Flu, RSV, and Zika. Dr. Zhu holds a joint appointment in the Department of Integrative Structural and Computational Biology (DiscoBio) and the Department of Immunology and Microbiology at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) in La Jolla, CA ( Details of Dr. Zhu’s laboratory and on-going research projects can be found from

Location: California
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:

Must possess a doctoral degree. A pending doctoral degree may be considered with approval of the Principal Investigator.

Successful candidates will have a recent Ph.D. in microbiology, immunology, vaccinology, and/or structural biology.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior research experience with antibody isolation and non-human primate study will be a plus. Candidates at both junior and senior levels are welcome to apply.

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.

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