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    Postdoc researcher position in Dr. Shan-Lu Liu’s lab working on COVID-19
    A Postdoctoral Researcher or Research Scientist position is immediately available for working a new project related to COVID-19 and its associated SARS-CoV-2. The project is particularly focused on host antibody response to SARS-CoV-2 infection. The researcher will join an active and productive research lab with a primary focus in virus-host interaction, membrane fusion and entry of enveloped RNA viruses as well as host innate immunity to viral infection. The lab has a strong interest in retroviruses including HIV, influenza A virus, Zika virus, Ebola virus, and innate sensing to RNA viruses. Highly motivated individuals with a strong background in virology, cell biology, and innate immunity are encouraged to apply. The lab is especially seeking candidates who have skills and experience in immunology, cell biology, viral entry, and pathogenesis. Recently graduated PhD candidates are encouraged to apply. Contact: liu.6244@osu.edu, 614-292-8760.

    Postdoctoral Researcher in Viral Pathogenesis and Immunity
    Dr. Jacob Yount in the Department of Microbial Infection & Immunity is seeking a postdoctoral researcher to pursue research on viral (influenza virus, Coxsackievirus, and SARS-CoV-2) pathogenesis and immunity in the lung and heart.
    https://idi.osu.edu/assets/pdfs/yount_lab_postdoc_pd.pdf

    ORISE Cell Biologist
    The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is seeking a cell biologist to work with the U.S. Air Force 711th Human Performance Wing (711 HPW). Candidates should have a master's degree with experience growing cell lines and viruses. Experience in molecular techniques such as DNA/RNA extraction, PCR, and sequencing are also desired.
    https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/AFSAM-2020-0007

    ORISE Computational Biologist
    The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is seeking a computational biologist to work with the U.S. Air Force 711th Human Performance Wing (711 HPW). Candidates should have a master's degree in computational biology, bioinformatics, or a related field; or a bachelor’s degree in a similar discipline with demonstrated experience. Candidate should be proficient in Linux/Unix environments, well-versed in at least one scripting language (e.g. Python, Perl, Bash), experienced in data visualization solutions (e.g. Python, R, Tableau), and adept at interpreting/modifying other people's code.
    https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/AFSAM-2020-0006

    Three Postdoctoral Fellow Positions in Dr. Collins' Lab
    Three NIH-funded postdoctoral fellow positions are available to study mechanisms of HIV persistence Dr. Collins’ lab in the Department of Internal Medicine University of Michigan Medical School. NIH-funded projects include: (1) Development of strategies to promote immune clearance; (2) identification of sources of persistent virus and (3) single cell analysis of in vivo viral reservoirs and in vitro models of latency. Funded projects are also available to understand (1) the role of Vpr in macrophages and (2) interactions between infected lymphocytes and intestinal barrier epithelium.
    https://idi.osu.edu/assets/pdfs/postdocpositions_collinslab.pdf

    Postdoctoral Scholar for the Horticulture & Crop Science department
    Reporting to the Professor in the Horticulture & Crop Science department, the Post-Doctoral Researcher provides support to the Mackey laboratory by conducting research on molecular plant-microbe interactions, the researcher plans, designs and conducts experiments based on interpretation of preliminary data and the literature, utilizing a variety of molecular and biochemical methods; produces figures representing findings, presents findings at meetings, seminars and conferences as needed; writes manuscripts detailing the work; independently and collaboratively writes grant proposals; participates in communal lab activities, including providing methodological training for colleagues; other duties as assigned.
    https://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/102694

    Postdoctoral Scholar for the College of Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine
    The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine is seeking a Postdoctoral Scholar to support epidemiological research related to multiple animal species and public health. The Postdoctoral Scholar will be expected to conduct research and provide technical assistance to the PI (s), students, and trainees as needed.
    https://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/102695

    Postdoctoral Researcher or Research Scientist for the Center for Retrovirus Research
    The Center for Retrovirus Research located in the College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Biosciences at The Ohio State University is seeking a Post-Doctoral Researcher or Research Scientist for a new project related to COVID-19 and its associated SARS-CoV-2. The project is particularly focused on host antibody response to SARS-CoV-2 infection.
    https://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/102604

    Two Postdoctoral Scholars in Dr. Peixuan Gao's lab working on RNA nanotechnology
    The interdisciplinary lab of Dr. Peixuan Guo at the Ohio State University seeks two Postdoctoral Scholars with experience in either molecular biology, biotechnology, biochemistry, cell biology, animal trial, protein/RNA structural computation, RNA nanotechnology, single pore sensing, single pore DNA sequencing, biomotor structure and function, viral DNA packaging, or nucleic acids chemistry.
    https://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/102714

    Research Scientist position in RNA Technology and Therapeutics
    A Research Scientist position is available for someone with training (Ph.D. life sciences such as; biology, microbiology, molecular biology, virology, chemistry, biochemistry, or equivalent) and interest in RNA Nanotechnology and Therapeutics. Ongoing projects are related to RNA nanoparticle platform development and their application in cancer therapeutics.
    https://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/102716

    Postdoctoral Research Position in Insecticide Resistance Monitoring and Control of Disease Vectors
    The Department of Entomology at Cornell University is seeking to fill a postdoctoral research associate position focused on pesticide resistance monitoring of mosquito and tick populations in the northeastern United States. The selected candidate will focus on determining the status and extent of resistance in the region through the NEVBD pesticide resistance monitoring program (neregionalvectorcenter.com/resistance).
    https://www.neregionalvectorcenter.com/perch/resources/nevbd-postdoc-advertisementpesticide-resistance.pdf

    Applied Microbiology Services Lab COVID-19 Lab Technician/Assistant
    Under the direction of the Applied Microbiology Lab Services (AMSL) manager and as part of a team of COVID-19 testing team, the AMSL COVID-19 lab services coordinator will perform tests on saliva samples utilizing the SalivaDirect RT-qPCR procedure using saliva samples from university students, staff, and faculty; provides direct support for all stages of the AMSL COVID-19 operational plan, including client services, sample processing, testing, and result analysis; operates specialized equipment and follows all testing protocols to produce results for input into the appropriate database(s); follows all required BSL-2 lab safety policies and procedures while conducting tests and operating lab equipment; works with HIPPA protected information and maintains confidentiality in all aspects of work functions; performs literature reviews, as needed; utilizes logistics management tools to organize data; trains new team members; maintains laboratory systems; schedules routine maintenance of equipment and troubleshoots problems with equipment; performs other duties as assigned by AMSL manager.
    https://idi.osu.edu/assets/pdfs/AMSL_COVID_lab_technicians.pdf

    Applied Microbiology Services Lab COVID-19 Testing Technicians (Salary Recovery)
    Under the direction of the Applied Microbiology Lab Services (AMSL) manager and as part of a team of COVID-19 testing personnel, AMSL COVID-19 testing technicians will perform tests on saliva samples utilizing the SalivaDirect RT-qPCR procedure using saliva samples from university students, staff, and faculty; provides direct support for all stages of the AMSL COVID-19 operational plan, including client services, sample processing, testing, and result analysis; operates specialized equipment and follows all testing protocols to produce results for input into the appropriate database(s); follows all required BSL-2 lab safety policies and procedures while conducting tests and operating lab equipment; works with HIPPA protected information and maintains confidentiality in all aspects of work functions; performs literature reviews, as needed; utilizes logistics management tools to organize data; trains new team members; maintains laboratory systems; schedules routine maintenance of equipment and troubleshoots problems with equipment; performs other duties as assigned by AMSL manager; work schedules may include non-traditional work days/times (e.g., evenings and/or weekends) to accommodate testing and lab needs; position is temporary (actual duration unknown, but less than ten months); background check required; must complete required training as outlined by supervisor within one week of hire date; individuals with H1B1 visa status are not eligible; additional restrictions may apply and will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
    https://idi.osu.edu/assets/pdfs/AMSL_COVID_testing_technicians.pdf

    Applied Microbiology Services Lab COVID-19 Student Lab Assistants (Temporary)
    Under the direction of the Applied Microbiology Lab Services (AMSL) manager and other designated lab personnel, AMSL COVID-19 student lab assistants will assist with various lab duties including client services, sample processing, and testing; operates specialized equipment and follows all testing protocols to produce results for input into the appropriate database(s); follows all required BSL-2 lab safety policies and procedures; works with HIPPA protected information and maintains confidentiality in all aspects of work functions; utilizes logistics management tools to organize data; schedules routine maintenance of equipment and troubleshoots problems with equipment; performs other duties as assigned by AMSL manager; work schedules may include non-traditional work days/times (e.g., evenings and/or weekends) to accommodate testing and lab needs; position is temporary (actual duration unknown, but less than ten months); background check required; must complete required training as outlined by supervisor within one week of hire date; additional restrictions may apply and will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
    https://idi.osu.edu/assets/pdfs/AMSL_COVID_student_lab_assistants.pdf

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