Postdoctoral Scholar

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Jan 15, 2019
Feb 14, 2019
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Job Type
Full time

Chemical Biology Postdoc Position

The Tal-Gan lab ( in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Nevada, Reno is seeking highly motivated and talented candidates for an NIH-funded Postdoctoral Scholar position specializing in Chemical Biology. The interdisciplinary project will focus on the utilization of chemical and biological tools to interrogate bacterial communications both within and between bacterial species. The overarching goal of this project is to exploit the cell-density signaling mechanism, termed quorum sensing, as a potential anti-infective treatment to bacterial infections that are becoming resistant to modern antibiotics.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled. For full consideration, please apply by February 15, 2019.

For more information please contact Dr. Yftah Tal-Gan at

To apply, please go to:

EEO/AA Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.