Postdoctoral Fellow

Columbia, Missouri
Competitive salary and benefits package.
October 15 2019
Position Type
Full Time
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The University of Missouri School of Medicine, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology is seeking a postdoctoral fellow with a strong background in Microbiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Our research currently focuses on Diversity-Generating Retroelements (DGRs), which are molecular evolution machines that are widely distributed in bacteria, archaea, and their viruses. (

The postdoctoral fellow will conduct research on the mutagenic retrotransposition mechanism of DGRs and their practical applications. In addition, the candidate will participate in manuscript preparation, grant writing, and student training. 

This position is eligible for University benefits.  The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts.  For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

To apply, visit (Job ID 31036) and submit: Cover letter; Curriculum vitae; and the contact information of three references.

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled and Veteran Employer. Women and minorities under-represented in biomedical research are encouraged to apply.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.

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