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Post-Doctoral Fellow

Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City, OK

Job Details


Position Details

Req ID:


Position Title:

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Position Type:


Position Number:

AF9835 and New

OSU Campus:




Location Address:

Stillwater, Oklahoma
United States

Hiring Supervisor:


Hiring Range:
(Contingent upon available funding):

38,000.00 - 45,000.00, Salary

Work Schedule:

8am to 5pm

Faculty Appt Period:

Job Summary:

Two positions are available immediately for highly motivated postdoctoral scientists to conduct research focused on neurotropic herpesviruses, bovine herpesvirus 1 (BoHV-1) and herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1).  These individuals will conduct research designed to understand the mechanisms by which neurotropic herpesviruses establish, maintain, and reactivate from latency.  Studies focused on understanding the mechanism by which a viral protein expressed during latency regulates the latency-reactivation cycle will be conducted.  Experience in molecular biology procedures (RT-PCR), cell culture techniques, reporter assay systems, RNA-Seq, chromatin immunoprecipitation assays, and statistical analyses of data are important.  Previous experience working with virus infection processes and construction of recombinant viruses is also desirable but not required.  The position is open for two years with possible extension, which is dependent on the performance of the individual and availability of grant funds.  Please apply online at jobs/

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please submit cover letter and curriculum vitae on line at

Education & Experience

Position Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. / Ed.D.

Field of study in neurotropic herpes viruses

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Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (OSU-OKC) is part of the modern land-grant system of Oklahoma State University. OSU-OKC is a two-year public institution, offering more than 50 degrees and certificate options. Through quality education, a supportive environment, leadership training and service opportunities, OSU-OKC trains students to work and educates them to lead. OSU-OKC graduates are found throughout the community serving as police officers, firefighters, nurses, teachers, healthcare professionals and business owners.

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