Post-doctoral position to begin reverse genetics for Newcastle disease
virus (NDV; avian paramyxovirus1). Immediate goal is to express NDV genes
encoding NP, P and L in eukaryotic cells and construct a full-length NDV
anti-genome. Long-term goal is to use these methods to rescue virus for
pathogenesis studies in birds. Since this is a direct USDA funded
position the applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanenet resident.
Bruce S. Seal, Ph.D.
Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, USDA
934 College Station Rd.
Athens, GA 30605
706-546-3434 (ph) -3161 (fax)
bseal at asrr.arsusda.gov (Email)