Postdoctoral Fellow (Shresta)

9420 Athena Cir, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA Req #144
Tuesday, December 1, 2020

POSTDOCTORAL POSITION IN THE CENTER FOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND VACCINE RESEARCH (SHRESTA LAB)

Postdoctoral positions are available at the La Jolla Institute for Immunology (LJI) in the research group of Assoc. Prof. Sujan Shresta. The research team focuses on investigating virus-host interactions in the context of globally relevant infectious diseases caused by flaviviruses and coronaviruses.  We use state-of-the-art mouse models, primary human cell culture models, and human patient samples from countries worldwide, including Nepal, Vietnam, and Thailand.  Research will be conducted in a BSL2 and BSL3 environment.  

How to Apply:

Highly motivated individuals with a successful publication record and holding a PhD degree in molecular biology, immunology, cell biology, virology, or related fields are encouraged to apply. Interested applicants should send their CV and a cover letter enclosed within a single file attachment to be considered.

About LJI:
LJI is an academic non-profit research institute. LJI has been ranked as one of the best places in the USA to be a postdoc. LJI is located in the Science Research Park on the campus of UC San Diego, with easy access to the San Diego life sciences community and all that the area has to offer.

LJI provides Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants regardless of race, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, or pregnancy. This applies to all personnel practices including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, educational assistance, and social/recreational programs.



LJI provides Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants regardless of race, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, or pregnancy. This applies to all personnel practices, including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, educational assistance, and social and recreational programs.

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  • 9420 Athena Cir, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA