Postdoctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Katya Heldwein
at Tufts University School of Medicine (Boston, MA). Her lab
investigates the mechanisms by which herpesviruses manipulate host
membranes and intracellular traffic to enter and escape from the host
cells using a combination of biophysical, biochemical and cell
Applicants should hold a PhD in a biological science and have at least
one first-author publication in a major peer-reviewed journal.
Applicants with research experience in membrane protein biochemistry,
macromolecular structure determination (x-ray crystallography or
electron microscopy), single-molecule spectroscopy, or virology are
especially encouraged to apply. Fluency in oral and written English is
To apply, please, submit a CV, a cover letter with a summary of previous
research and a description of future research interests, and names of 3
references to Dr. Katya Heldwein by e-mail: katya.heldw...@tufts.edu
<mailto:katya.heldw...@tufts.edu>. Information for the Heldwein lab can
be found at: http://sites.tufts.edu/heldweinlab/.
Ekaterina Heldwein, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular Biology and Microbiology
Tufts University School of Medicine
136 Harrison Ave
Boston, MA 02111