Join ADARC as we break new ground in vital HIV and AIDS research.
Current open positions:
POST DOCTORAL FELLOW
Job Description: Under the supervision of the principal investigator, Dr. David Ho, this person will conduct postdoctoral-level research in HIV-related virology and immunology. The candidate should have expertise in molecular biology, biochemistry, and cell culture techniques, and additional expertise in antibody discovery and engineering is preferred.
The postdoctoral fellow will function as part of a team at ADARC working on strategies for HIV prevention. As part of the team, the candidate will design, conduct and analyze experiments and experimental data, develop new ideas that promote current research, prepare and publish scientific manuscripts under direction of principal investigator, teach techniques to others, and may be responsible for the operation of specific equipment. The candidate is also expected to bring new expertise to the team's current research program.
As a team member, s/he will present research results at laboratory meetings, institutional seminars and national conferences. The candidate should also be proficient in English in order to successfully communicate and write research results for scientific publications as necessary.
Eligibility Requirements: M.D. or Ph.D. in immunology, virology, biochemistry or related field from a top-tier university or research program and an excellent publication record.
Drs. David Ho and Martin Markowitz at the Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, an affiliate of The Rockefeller University are actively recruiting candidates for the Clinical Scholars Program, sponsored by RU (www.rucares.org). Applicants must have completed MD training and be eligible for NYS licensure. Research opportunities include clinical and laboratory projects in HIV-1 and influenza vaccine development, and HIV-1 drug resistance, pathogenesis and treatment. The three-year program provides compensation at the clinical instructor level, protected laboratory research time, convenient housing, excellent benefits and the opportunity to obtain a Masters in Clinical Investigation.
Interested candidates should contact firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
BIOINFORMATICS ANALYST OR POST DOCTORAL FELLOW
One bioinformatics position in the lab of Xueling Wu. The main goal of the research is to use the 454 deep sequencing technology to study the complex maturation processes of HIV-1 neutralizing antibodies.
A Ph.D. is preferred but not required. Candidates should have relevant biology experiences such as DNA and RNA extractions and PCR, a solid background in sequence analysis and in using the Linux system, a good track record of academic publications, and experience working independently in a multi-disciplinary environment. Strong written and oral communication skills are essential. The position is available immediately, fully funded and open to citizens of eligible countries. To apply, send a cover letter detailing previous experience and your specific interest in the position, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references. Direct all inquiries and applications to firstname.lastname@example.org with the identifier 'Wu bioinformatics' in the subject line.
POST DOCTORAL FELLOW
One postdoc position in the lab of Xueling Wu. Our research focus is to understand the development of broadly neutralizing antibodies against HIV-1. We are seeking an individual with a strong interest in HIV-1 virology and B cell immunology to work on a project investigating how early narrow antibody response develops breadth over time in HIV-1 infected individuals.
A Ph.D. is required. Candidates should have a solid background in molecular biology and tissue culture, a good track record of academic publications, and experience working independently in a multi-disciplinary environment. Strong written and oral communication skills are essential. The position is available immediately, fully funded and open to citizens of eligible countries. To apply, send a cover letter detailing previous experience and your specific interest in the position, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references. Direct all inquiries and applications to email@example.com with the identifier 'Wu postdoc' in the subject line.
MEDICAL RESEARCH TECHNICIAN
The Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center seeks an individual for a full-time position in New York City. Candidates should have a degree in science, biology or a related field. Experience in virology, tissue culture and molecular biology techniques preferred. Salary will commensurate with experience.