Research Associate - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Catholic Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service offers a 12 month tenure-track faculty position at the Research Associate level in the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology in the Saint Louis University School of Medicine. The Department has active research programs in molecular virology, viral pathogenesis, vectors, anti-viral drug therapy, biodefense, autoimmunity (TRegs), tumor immunotherapy, cytokine function, osteoimmunology, and vaccine development We seek to expand our expertise in viral pathogenesis and viral immunology, especially with RNA viruses. The candidate must have a Ph.D, M.D./Ph.D, or M.D. degree as well as post-doctoral experience. Candidates will be expected to develop and maintain a strong externally-funded research program and to train graduate students. Laboratory space including BSL-3 and A-BSL-3 laboratories in the state-of-the-art Doisy Research Center will be available along with competitive start-up and salary packages.

Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, application, and current curriculum vitae to Additionally, applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a brief description of research interests, and names of three references to:

Dr. Rajeev Aurora, Ph.D
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Saint Louis University
School of Medicine
1100 S. Grand Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63104

Saint Louis University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and encourages nominations and applications of women and minorities.

Recruiting Range

Commensurate with experience.  

Keyword Phrases

  • Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
  • Research Associate
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Molecular & Structural Biology
  • Immunology
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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