Applicants working in any area of microbiology, including pathogenesis, will be considered. Applicants with bold new perspectives and ‘outside the box’ approaches, particularly those focused on interdisciplinary, collaborative research are strongly encouraged as are those from members of groups that are typically under‐represented in science.
- 1 page summary of previous work
- 1 page statement describing goals for the research
- 3 letters of reference: Letters should address why the candidate is ready to start an independent lab, how the candidate’s proposal has the potential for high impact and how it is distinct from existing work in their mentor’s lab.