Research Program :
Our team is working on the control of HIV-1 transmission in the female genital tract including the materno-fetal interface in human. We are particulary interested in the role of the innate immunity in the inhibition of HIV-1 infection.
A research opportunity is available in our team to study the role of the activation of Toll-Like Receptors (TLRs) and inflammation in the protection of HIV-1 transmission in the female genital tract. Deadline for funding applications are in january and march 2014.
The applicant should have a Ph.D. degree and an experience in cellular virology and immunology. An expertise in mucosal innate immune responses will be particulary appreciated.
Applicants are invited to submit before the 15 of december 2013 their CV, a brief statement of research interests and 3 reference letters to :
Dr Elisabeth Menu
Unité de Régulation des Infections Rétrovirales
28 rue du Dr Roux
75724 Paris cedex 15
Tel : + 33 1 44 38 93 32
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org