Research Position | Published on 30.05.2019 |
Description: We are seeking two post-doctoral scientists to join the Laboratory of Structural Virology in CEITEC (http://plevkalab.ceitec.cz). We use cryo-electron microscopy and tomography to determine three-dimensional structures of viruses and study their interactions with infected cells. We aim to provide structural information for development of anti-viral drugs and phage therapy. We study human viruses from the families Picornaviridae and Flaviviridae. Our phage studies are focused on biofilms of Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Our lab is part of the Structural Biology program at CEITEC. We have access to in-house electron microscopes: Titan Krios equipped with Falcon3 and K2 detectors, Talos Arctica, TF20, and dual beam microscope Versa 3D for focused ion beam milling. The group includes technicians to assist with routine laboratory tasks.
Anticipated start date: flexible, optimally April 2020
To apply please send CV including contact information of two referees and a full list of publications to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please quote “Postdoc – structural virology” in the subject.
Application deadline: 20. 3. 2020
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Start date: flexible, optimally April 2020
Opened Until: 20.3.2020