Position available in mosquito transformation

Helge Zieler HZIELER at ATLAS.NIAID.NIH.GOV
Tue Feb 27 11:04:14 EST 1996


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The Medical Entomology Section of the Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases 
(NIAID, NIH, Bethesda, MD) is seeking a biologist to assist in a project 
to develop techniques for the genetic transformation of mosquitoes. This 
challenging project will include construction of vector plasmids, 
testing in tissue culture, manipulation of mosquito eggs and embryos by 
biolistics or microinjection and the subsequent rearing and selection of 
transformed insects.
Candidates should have a B.S. or equivalent degree or higher and should 
feel comfortable working independently. Prior laboratory experience in 
molecular biology techniques is required, preferably together with 
experience in tissue culture and/or transformation techniques used in
Drosophila, C. elegans, mammalian, yeast or bacterial systems.

This will be a term limited (2 year) appointment at the GS-9 level.
The position is available to only to U.S. citizens. Foreign nationals
with a Ph.D. are also eligible. The NIH is an equal opportunity employer.

Please send a CV to:

Dr. Helge Zieler
Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases
National Institutes of Health
Building 4, Room 126
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892-0425
USA

For further information, please contact me at the above address or 
electronically:
Phone: (301) 496-4018
FAX: (301) 402-8536
E-mail: Helge_Zieler at nih.gov


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