University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB)

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB)

Baltimore, MD, United States

Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Immunology, Vaccines

Min experience 2 years

The Center for Vaccine Development and Global Health at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated post-doctoral fellow to work on an NIH-funded project to investigate maternal-infant immunity to vaccines and the immune components that mediate protection against mucosal pathogens. The candidate will work with leaders in the field and in a collaborative and scientifically rich environment, and will have the opportunity to expand knowledge in immunology, vaccinology, in vivo animal models of infections, evaluation of immune responses in human clinical studies and analysis of immune correlates of protection.

Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Immunology, Microbiology or related field.  Technical experience in immunology and methods to examine immune responses (measurement of antibodies, B and T cell responses), evaluation of vaccines and infection in animal models, tissue culture and handling of pathogens is required. Candidates must have an adequate record of publications as well as communication (oral and written) skills. Ability to work independently is essential. Salary commensurate with experience.

To apply for this position or to seek additional information, please contact

Dr Marcela Pasetti by e-mail:

Applicants should submit a CV and statement of career goals.


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Postdoctoral Fellow