A full-time Research Associate position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Irene Newton in the Microbiology Program at Indiana University Bloomington to study the process of infection in the intracellular bacterium Wolbachia.
The RA will be involved in laboratory maintenance, strain construction and validation, and research of Wolbachia infection process and response to hosts. Information about the Newton lab is at : https://biology.indiana.edu/about/faculty/newton-irene-garcia.html.
B.S in Microbiology, Biology, or a related field with previous research experience in microbiology, molecular biology, biochemistry, microscopy, and/or infection models required.
M.S. or Ph.D. applicants will also be considered.
Good communication skills and working as part of a team are expected.
Department Contact for Questions:
Please contact Dr. Irene Newton (email@example.com) for questions about the positions.
Please contact Jeremy Bennett (firstname.lastname@example.org) for all other inquiries.
OAA #: 21906-05
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 7879
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