Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Postdoctoral Fellow in Molecular Microbiology

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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 and publications 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 12 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, microbiology, cell biology, genetics, genomics, biochemistry, bioinformatics and/or fungal pathogenesis. 

Preference will be given to candidates with a strong publication record in these areas. 

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.

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