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Department: Biological & Nanoscale Technologies
Location: Wright Patterson Air Force Base, OH

UES, Inc. has an opportunity available for a Ph.D. level Mycologist to join our team working within the Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, OH. The position will be part of the Biocorrosion and Biodegradation Team within AFRL.

The Mycologist will have expertise in molecular biology and forward and reverse genetics. A successful candidate will be proficient in eukaryotic physiology and cell biology. This individual must be experience in fluorescent and confocal microscopy, have experience in quantitative image analysis and be comfortable in automating parts of such analysis. Working experience with one of the filamentous model systems (Neurospora, Aspergillus, Ashbya, etc.) and with studying cell polarity is preferred. Some experience with bioinformatics (sequence, alignments, structural analysis, etc.) is preferred. This position will focus on hypothesis-driven research, independent experimental design, writing manuscripts and proposals, preparing and giving presentations and working as part of an interdisciplinary team. Travel to scientific conferences and collaborator institutions is expected when travel restrictions are lifted.



  • Ph.D. in microbiology, molecular biology, or closely related field of study is required. Relevant postdoctoral experience is preferred but not required.
  • Experience in molecular biology genetics is required
  • Experience in fluorescent and confocal microscopy and related analysis
  • This position will require an energetic individual, with the ability to multi-task and work independently as well as within a team environment.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills will be required
  • This position is working within a government facility and requires U.S. Citizenship


Additional Information

UES, Inc. is an innovative science and technology company providing customers with superior research and development expertise since its inception in 1973. Our long-term success is a direct result of a strong commitment to the success of our employees. We look forward to reviewing your application.

UES, Inc. is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.





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