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Postdoctoral Position in Bacterial Pathogenesis
The McBride laboratory at Emory University School of Medicine is seeking a postdoctoral researcher to investigate the mechanisms of sporulation in the pathogen C. difficile. The laboratory employs a variety of in vitro and in vivo approaches to explore the genetic mechanisms and nutritional cues involved in spore formation, including molecular biology, biochemistry, and animal models of disease. Basic requirements include a Ph.D. in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, or a related area. Successful applicants will have a publication record, strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively with others. Highly desired skills include experience in bacterial genetics, biochemistry, metabolomics, or animal models of infection.
Salary is based on the NIH scale and includes benefits. Interested individuals should apply online and include a cover letter stating research interests and suitability for this position, a CV and the names and email for three references.