The Laboratory of Dr. Susana Valente in the Department of Immunology and Microbiology at Scripps Research, is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher to conduct research in HIV biology (http://www.scripps.edu/valente/).
Current scientific interests are: Inhibitors of Tat-activated HIV-1 transcription; Identification and characterization of chromatin regulators of HIV-1 latency; characterization of HIV-1 latency inhibitors of HIV capsid dimerization.
Studies incorporate cellular and molecular virology, cell biology, biochemistry, epigenetics and small molecule screening.
Requirements: Candidates must possess a Ph.D. (or MD/PhD) in virology, molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry or immunology, with several international publications. Preference to candidates with experience with HIV. The successful candidate will be expected to work in the BSL3 facility.
Interested candidates should send curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and the name and contact information of three references to: Susana T. Valente; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org