Postdoctoral Fellow in Molecular Microbiology/Bioinformatics

Posted Date: 
Monday, December 2, 2019
Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics
Position Description: 

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. David Kadosh at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. The Kadosh laboratory uses a variety of molecular, bioinformatic, genetic, cellular, genomic and biochemical approaches to address fundamental and clinically relevant questions in fungal pathogenesis. Research will focus on molecular mechanisms that control Candida albicans morphology, virulence and virulence-related properties in response to host environmental cues (for additional details see Many opportunities are available for collaboration with both basic and clinical mycologists at the internationally recognized San Antonio Center for Medical Mycology (see This group represents one of the largest mycology centers in the U.S. and includes 11 laboratories working on a variety of topics in fungal pathogenesis.

Position Requirements: 

Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree and previous experience in molecular biology, bioinformatics, cell biology, genetics, genomics, biochemistry and/or fungal pathogenesis. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong publication record in these areas. Previous experience in bioinformatics/computational biology is strongly preferred but not required.

How to Apply: 

Applicants should send a cover letter, updated CV, and contact information for three references to David Kadosh, Ph.D. (, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC: 7758, San Antonio, TX 78229.  All postdoctoral appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.

Contact Name: 
David Kadosh, Ph.D.
Contact Email: 
Deadline to Apply: 
Sunday, May 31, 2020
Job Number: 

All postdoctoral appointments are designated as security sensitive positions. UT Health San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities.