Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, healthcare and service, is seeking applicants for a non-tenure track postdoctoral fellow appointment in the Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology. Qualifications required are a Ph.D. in biochemistry with an emphasis in protein purification, enzymology, and crystallography with 0-3 year's postdoctoral experience. The successful candidate will work in a multi-disciplinary collaborative team under Dr. Tavis' supervision to purify variants of viral enzymes, evaluate the variants' activities, and pursue crystallization and structural determination studies on the them. Salary will be competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and current curriculum vitae to Dr. John Tavis, Professor, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1100 S. Grand Blvd., Rm. 613, St. Louis, MO 63104, firstname.lastname@example.org, and also submit a cover letter, application, and current curriculum vitae to http://jobs.slu.edu. Three letters of recommendation and copies of representative publications will be requested by Dr. Tavis from promising candidates. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.