Postdoctoral Research Associate- Immunology of Infectious Disease | University of Nebraska Medical Center - Military Veterans

at HERC - Central Midwest

Omaha, Nebraska

Requisition Number: 2022-101 Business Unit: College of Medicine Department: Pathology/Microbiology 50000521 Reg-Temp: Full-Time Regular Position Summary: A NIH -funded postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Tammy Kielian in the Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center ( UNMC ) in Omaha, Nebraska ( https://www.unmc.edu/pathology/faculty/bios/kielian.html ). The candidate will direct independent projects related to the role of innate immunity in host defense against Staphylococcus aureus biofilms using mouse infection models as well as translational research with clinical specimens from patients with biofilm infections. Our laboratory utilizes numerous tools to explore host immune-biofilm crosstalk, including single cell RNA -seq, epigenetic platforms, and transposon sequencing. Requires a PhD in immunology or a related immunology-intensive background and preferred immunology research experience. Applications can be submitted to https://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/66883 . Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Required Qualifications: PhD in immunology or a related immunology-intensive background Supplemental Qualifications: Immunology experience gained during the completion of a PhD degree Salary Range: Salary Commensurate with Experience

Omaha, Nebraska

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