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Postdoctoral Positions in Protein DesignPosted by: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Posted date: 2018-Oct-26
Postdoctoral positions are available at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland
The research laboratory of Dr. Niraj Tolia (http://tolialab.wustl.edu/whoweare.html) is a growing team recently relocated to NIH that is seeking applicants for multiple postdoctoral positions. The successful candidate will conduct protein design studies of malaria immunogens with a focus on antigens that are high priority malaria vaccine candidates. The individual will leverage the structural data available for malaria antigens and antigen-antibody complexes to design novel immunogens, will employ established computational methods and devise novel immunogen design strategies, and will convert designs into viable immunogens.Qualifications:
Successful candidate should have a strong background and established track record of experience in protein design. Candidate with experience in protein design and protein engineering, structural biology (X-ray crystallography, Cryo-EM) and computational biology are encouraged to apply.To Apply:
Candidates should address their application to Dr. Niraj Tolia, and submit their (1) CV and bibliography, (2) a cover letter stating research interest, (3) and three letters of references to Maria Conner at maria.connernih.gov.
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