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Research Associate

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Posting Details

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Position Details

Title Research Associate
Specific Title
Appointment Type Research Associate
Department IUSM - Microbiology & Immunology
Campus IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
Position Summary

A Research Associate position is available to study HOST-PATHOGEN INTERACTIONS in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Indiana University School of Medicine. The project focuses on how the Lyme disease pathogen employs virulence factors to adapt the mammalian host environment and cause Lyme arthritis, carditis, and neoruborreliosis.
Indiana University is an equal opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

Basic Qualifications

A degree of Ph.D. or M.D. with strong molecular biology experience is required. Background in Microbiology or Immunology is a plus.

Department Contact for Questions

Dr. Frank Yang at xfyang@iupui.edu

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions
Priority Application Review Deadline 03/30/2018
Expected Start Date 05/01/2018
OAA # IUSM002882016

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Personal Contact: At Professional Meeting or Conference
    • Personal Contact: Direct Contact by Search Committee
    • Personal Contact: Referred by colleague or advisor
    • Personal Contact: School of Medicine recruiter
    • Personal Contact: IUHP Physician Recruiter
    • Announcement: Other Journal or Magazine
    • Announcement: Other Website
  2. * Are you a dual career partner (your partner or spouse is already being recruited)?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. List Of References
Optional Documents