Infectious Disease/Viral Immunology Laboratory Head

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Amar Annamalai
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Infectious Disease/Viral Immunology Laboratory Head

An innovative, research driven organisation is looking for an immunologist with expertise in virology or infectious disease to lead a laboratory focused on the discovery and characterisation of new therapies.

In this role you will:

*Lead and establish a laboratory providing scientific excellence in the discovery and characterisation of vaccines and immunomodulators
*Establish models and technologies to study pathogen interactions with host, pathogen recognition, immune evasion and various immunological disorders
*Develop assays to evaluate new targets and therapeutic candidates
*Collaborate heavily with other functions and act as a representative in multidisciplinary project teams

You will bring to the role:

*A Ph.D, ideally in immunology
*Significant post-doctoral working experience in industrial or academic settings within virology
*Experience in HBV and Influenza research highly desired; experience in viral immunology, therapeutic vaccines, or other infectious agents will be a plus
*An in-depth theoretical knowledge of virology and strong experience with methods and strategies related to evaluation of new therapeutic concepts and molecules
*Strong record of publishing original research in high-caliber journals and connection with the relevant scientific community are required
*Fluency in English

In return you will receive:

*A leading salary and benefits package
*Full relocation assistance
*A dynamic, multicultural working environment

If you have the skills and experience for this opportunity and the ambition to take on this position, please call Francesca for further details or email your CV today.

Contact Francesca at  +44 1273 727 930  or eval(unescape('%64%6f%63%75%6d%65%6e%74%2e%77%72%69%74%65%28%27%3c%61%20%68%72%65%66%3d%22%6d%61%69%6c%74%6f%3a%66%72%61%6e%40%73%74%65%6c%66%6f%78%75%6b%2e%63%6f%6d%22%3e%66%72%61%6e%40%73%74%65%6c%66%6f%78%75%6b%2e%63%6f%6d%3c%2f%61%3e%27%29%3b'))

Francesca is a Search expert at Stelfox Pharmaceutical Search covering Europe, UK, North America and Asia.

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Deadline: Thursday, 20 June 2013

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