Postdoctoral Fellow in Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology
Description of Work Unit
The Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology (MIP) Department is comprised of over 400 individuals who share a common passion for solving some of the most important human and animal health problems today. Research programs include those related to mycobacteria, retroviruses, prions, and arthropod-borne infectious diseases, as well as the diagnostic investigation of naturally-occurring animal diseases. A leader in education, MIP provides the only microbiology undergraduate degree program in Colorado, a graduate program that provides training in a number of cutting-edge disciplines, and several specialized veterinary residency training programs.
Temporary Postdoctoral Fellow positions may become available throughout the year in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology in the area of infectious disease research.
This is an open pool and applications will be forwarded as position(s) become available.
Required Job Qualifications
Applicants must have a doctoral or equivalent degree in Microbiology, Immunology, Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Veterinary Pathology, Epidemiology or closely related field at time of hire.
Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please submit a letter of intent outlining your specific area(s) of expertise, curriculum vitae, the names and contact information of three references and unofficial transcript.
References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates.
This pool will expire on March 31, 2018. Individuals wishing to be considered beyond this date must reapply
Conditions of Employment
Pre-employment Criminal Background Check (required for new hires)
Search Contact Bev Meyer, Bev.Meyer@colostate.edu
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