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This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Pediatrics Infectious Diseases. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Our NIH-funded laboratory is seeking an energetic, highly motivated postdoctoral fellow. Laboratory studies are focused on pathogenesis of Gram-negative bacterial infections, particularly those of the kidneys and urinary bladder. Techniques include cloning and molecular biology, biochemistry, cell/tissue culture, fluorescence and confocal microscopy, analysis of RNAseq and other data sets, flow cytometry, and mouse models of infection, including small animal procedures. For more details visit: http://research.peds.wustl.edu/labs/hunstad_david_a.
This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please visit our website at http://hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits.
Applicant Special Instructions:
Interested candidates should send a cover letter/email, CV, and representative publications to Dr. David Hunstad at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Works in a laboratory environment with potential exposure to blood, BSL2 infectious agents, and chemical hazards.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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