Worm Breeder's Gazette 14(5): 3a (February 1, 1997)
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Department of Pathobiology, University of Pennsylvania
A postdoctoral position is available to join a new project that seeks to identify the neurons controlling the infective process in Haemonchus contortus parasitism. H. contortus is an economically important nematode of domestic livestock and a model species representing the trichostrongyle nematodes, a group of major importance in veterinary medicine. An interest in nematode development and neurobiology is desirable, as is experience in electron microscopy. Candidates should send a curriculum vitae and request three letters of recommendation to be sent to: Dr. G.A. Schad School of Veterinary Medicine University of Pennsylvania 3800 Spruce St. Philadelphia, PA. 19104-6050 The University of Pennsylvania is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.