The Ryan White Center for Pediatric Infectious Diseases & Global Health, operating within the Wells Center for Pediatric Research at the Indiana University School of Medicine, is seeking candidates for a non-tenure track Assistant Research Professor position. Work will include, but not be limited to: general malaria lab techniques, examining immune correlates and mechanisms of innate immunity, development of techniques to assess transmission reduction activity related to mosquito midgut infectivity measurement, working collaboratively with on site research teams in international sites to conduct research studies on malaria, assisting in grant writing regarding such studies, supervising on site teams in research activity, and training students in the IU and Kenya labs.
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