Postgraduate Research Assistant Position Available
A postgraduate research assistant is sought to join a new project funded
by the Wellcome Trust on the molecular epidemiology of viruses. The
project will involve the development and application of techniques by
which the epidemiological information residing in viral genomes can be
retrieved through the reconstruction of phylogenetic trees (see Holmes EC
& Garnett GP. Trends Ecol.Evol. 9, 256-260. 1994; Nee S, et al.
Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc.B. 344, 77-82. 1994).
Applicants should be experienced in mathematical modelling, computer
programming or have an interest in molecular evolution and virology. The
post is available from October 1st 1994 (start date flexible) and funded
for 3 years. The appointment will be made on the RA1B scale
A full C.V. including the names and addresses of two referees should be
Dr. E.C. Holmes,
Department of Zoology,
University of Oxford,
South Parks Road,
Oxford OX1 3PS. UK.
E-mail: Edward.Holmes at zoology.oxford.ac.uk