Job Title: Postdoctoral fellow
Job Number: 72163
Location: Dallas, US
A postdoctoral training position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Josephine Thinwa, in the Internal Medicine Department at UT Southwestern Medical Center to study the relationship autophagy and viruses that infect the brain. Our laboratory has several exciting projects related to understanding how autophagy facilitates the clearances of virus particles and promotes immune activation in the central nervous system to improve cellular and organismal survival during virus infection. We interested in discovering novel interactions of host proteins that regulate autophagy with viral factors at the molecular level followed by mapping how these interactions impact cellular and mammalian host response to virus infection.
Candidates must hold a recent Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree. Experience in biochemistry, cell biology, microbiology/immunology and/or neurobiology leading to publication in peer-reviewed journals is recommended.
Information on our postdoctoral training program, benefits, and a virtual tour can be found at http://www.utsouthwestern.edu/postdocs.
Interested individuals should send a CV, statement of interests, and a list of three references to: [Please click the Apply button for the link or email]
Application Deadline: 2024-06-30