Postdoctoral Scholar (Vector Biology Postdoc)

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
01/16/2018
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
76437
Work Unit:
College of Agricultural Sciences
Department:
Entomology

Description

The McGraw lab is hiring a postdoctoral scholar that will work on the genetic basis of Wolbachia-mediated pathogen blocking. The candidate will also be responsible for writing proposals and publications, training graduate students, undergraduate students, and technical staff. The candidate must have completed a PhD and have experience in some of the following; molecular virology, molecular biology, bioinformatics techniques, virus culture, sterile technique, DNA/RNA/protein techniques and work with BSL2 pathogens. Experience rearing mosquitoes and conducting mosquito pathogen infections is a bonus, but not required. The successful candidate must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication (both oral and written) skills. To apply, please submit a letter of application describing research interests and professional goals, as well as a CV and contact information for three references.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088