Research Associate-Fixed Term
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Job no: 483979
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College:
College Of Natural Science
Plant Research Laboratory Nat Science 10032674
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Research/Scientific
A research associate, post-doc, position is available in the Brandizzi lab at the Plant Research Laboratory at Michigan State University. The position is available immediately and it is for two years with the possibility of an extension depending on availability of funding. The position is to work on ER stress responses in plants. The project will employ molecular and biological approaches to study the contribution of gene regulatory networks on ER stress and growth in plants with focus on Arabidopsis thaliana. The applicant must have a strong background in Arabidopsis genetics, molecular biology, gene expression analyses, biochemistry and genomics. Experience of working on plant stress responses is desirable but not essential. The selected candidate for the position will join a multidisciplinary team working on a project sponsored by the National Institutes of Health.
Doctorate -Plant Biology, Biochemistry or related f
Ph.D. in Plant Biolgy, Biochemistry or related field.
Experience with Arabidopsis genetics, molecular biology, gene expression analyses, biochemistry and genomics.
Required Application Materials
Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae with a description of scientific interests, description of prior research and names and contact information of 3 referees.
For enquiries please email Dr. Federica Brandizzi (email@example.com).
For enquiries please email Dr. Federica Brandizzi (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin on January 22, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
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