Posting Summary: The Department of Microbiology at the University of Virginia seeks a Research Scientist to work on the biochemistry, drug discovery and molecular biology of RNA viruses in the laboratory of Dr. Daniel A. Engel, Ph.D.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in one of the biomedical sciences as well as a solid educational background in molecular biology. The incumbent must have extensive experience in conducting independent research, supervising research trainees or technicians, and effective oral and written communication skills and have published significant findings in top journals. Candidates with experience in general biochemical techniques, molecular biology techniques and cell culture techniques are preferred.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0609199. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. This position will remain open until filled.
For additional information about the position or information about the application process, please contact Elizabeth Hupp via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.