Postdoctoral Researcher

Baton Rouge, LA, USA Full Time

Job Details

Job Posting Title: Postdoctoral Researcher

External applicant link: https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/LSU/job/LSU---Baton-Rouge/Postdoctoral-Researcher_R00033983

 Internal applicant link: https://www.myworkday.com/lsu/d/inst/9925$11500/rel-task/2998$16774.htmld   

 Position Type:

Other Academic

 Department:

LSUAM VetMed - PBS - Aquatic Animal Diseases (Ronald L Thune (00007077))

Work Location:

LSU - Baton Rouge

Pay Grade:

Other Academic

To conduct research on the important bacterial pathogen of the channel catfish, Edwardsiella Ictaluri.

 40% - Conduct studies to evaluate the virulence and pathogenesis of intracellular bacterial pathogens of aquatic species, including the role of Type III, Type IV, and Type VI secretory systems.  

35% - Conduct studies to evaluate the innate and humoral immune response of aquatic species to intracellular bacterial/viral pathogens.

15% - Data analysis/manuscript writing

5% - Animal Care

5% - Laboratory management.  Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in microbiology, immunology, cell biology or a closely related life sciences field.

Special Instructions:

An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

A copy of your transcript(s) may be attached to your application (if available). However, original transcripts are required prior to hire.

Please provide three professional references including name, title, phone number and e-mail address.

Posting Date:

May 9, 2019

Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified):

Additional Position Information:

Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!

Essential Position (Y/N):

No

EEO Statement:

LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.

HCM Contact Information:

Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed HR@lsu.edu

 


Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in microbiology, immunology, cell biology or a closely related life sciences field.


Contact Information

Louisiana State University
LSU Human Resources Management Office
HR@lsu.edu
22-578-8200
https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/LSU/job/LSU---Baton-Rouge/Postdoctoral-Researcher_R00033983

Post Date: 5/16/2019 1:48:02 PM
Closing Date: 5/1/2020 12:00:00 AM