Postdoctoral Research Associate

Job description


The Institute for Biomedical Sciences (IBMS) is an innovative, forward-thinking, leading multidisciplinary research and education (degree-granting) institute dedicated to advancing fundamental and innovative biomedical research that improves human health as well as educating and training future generations of leading biomedical scientists and health professionals related to biomedical sciences.  IBMS is seeking to hire a Postdoctoral Research Associate who will will study novel universal influenza vaccines based on the lab's nanoparticle and microneedle patch vaccine platforms. The scope of responsibility will include the following duties but is not limited to the following,

  • Design/construct suitable nanoparticles encasing conserved influenza antigenic proteins with or without immune stimulators, immunize model animals, assess immune responses and protection with live-virus challenges

  • Will study the immunological mechanism/correlates of the protection.

  • Will produce papers through manuscript writing

  • Train graduate/undergraduate students and perform lab research

QualificationsPh.D. in related field required.

College/Business UnitOpen until filled

College/Business Unit: Institute for Biomedical Science
Location: Atlanta Campus
Job Posting: 04/22/19, 9:04:24 AM




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Posted: 3/16/2019
Application Due: 8/22/2019
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