Two Postdoctoral Positions in Clinical Division of Fish Medicine are being offered at the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Austria, one for 4 years and the second for 2 years (start: July or September 2011) in Division Fish Medicine.
The deadline for application is June 30, or until filled. The preferred starting date is September 1, 2011.
The focus of the research projects is directed towards utilizing RNA interference technology to control the Whirling Diseases of Salmonid (first Project for 4 years), and Koi Herpesvirus (KHV) and Spring Viraemia of Carp (SVC) viruses in vitro (second Project for two years).
Applicants interested in this position should have a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine, Natural Science or a closely related field, a strong background in molecular biology and virology, a record of publications and the capacity to handle innovative research activities. Candidates with experience and publication on Gene Silencing will be preferred.
The position requires a strong research-minded attitude with a high interest for high-quality research in the field of molecular biology and virology.
Interested candidates should send structured curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a concise statement of research interests and qualifications, to:
Prof. Dr. Mansour El-Matbouli
Department for Farm Animals and Veterinary
Fish Medicine and Livestock Management
A-1210 Wien, Veterinärplatz 1
University of Veterinary Medicine
Tel.: +43-1-25077-5151 Fax: 25077-5192
Ziervögel- und Reptilienordination: 25077-5159