The Institute for Experimental Pathology seeks applicants to fill a full Research Specialist position in the area of molecular virology.
The Research Specialist is expected to conduct research in molecular virology. The work consist of academic research, duties on diagnostic preparedness and contingency, advise to veterinary authorities, international collaboration, grant applications and supervision to research
The Institute for Experimental Pathology operates according to a statute of the Icelandic parliament enacted in 1990.
It is an academic establishment and is affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine University of Iceland, with a special governing board and an independent budget. The predominant aspects of the activities are basic and service research in veterinary The expertice is on the following disciplines: prionology, virology, bacteriology, parasitology, pathology, immunology, biochemistry and molecular biology.
Both animal husbandry and general farming are conducted at the Institute in connection with production, services and research.