Postdoctoral Research Associate - Allergy & Immunology
The Kau Lab (kaulab.org ) is looking for a Postdoctoral Research�Associate with interest in microbiology, immunology, biochemistry, and�animal models. We utilize a combination of techniques to investigate how�the microbial ecology of the gut, airways, urinary tract, and other mucosal�surfaces interact with host factors to influence human health. Our lab utilizes a range of techniques from animal models, cell culture, molecular biology�and multi-omics approaches to better our understanding of these�interactions.
This position will provide extensive opportunities for training to�complement current skills as well as collaborations with scientists at�Washington University and externally. The successful candidate will also aid�in the mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students.
Information on being a postdoc at Washington University in St. Louis can be found at https://postdoc.wustl.edu/prospective-postdocs-2/ .
Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent terminal or doctoral degree.
This position works in a laboratory environment with potential exposure to biological and chemical hazards.�The individual must be physically able to wear protective equipment and to provide standard care to research animals.
Base pay is commensurate with experience.
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All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. The screenings will include criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Washington University in St. Louis is committed to providing a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to our employees. Benefits eligibility is subject to employment status, full-time equivalent (FTE) workload, and weekly standard hours. Please visit our website at https://hr.wustl.edu/benefits/ to view a summary of benefits.
Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and especially encourages applications by those from underrepresented groups. It is the University�s policy to provide equal opportunity and access to persons in all job titles without regard to race, ethnicity, color, national origin, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.
Washington University is dedicated to building a diverse community of individuals who are committed to contributing to an inclusive environment � fostering respect for all and welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. Individuals with a commitment to these values are encouraged to apply.
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