I am reposting this listing for an imformatics person. I
can say that the right person could end up with a permanent
job in informatics.
Join the Genome Informatics Group (GIG) at the University of Maryland. GIG
works with the USDA to provide public access to plant and animal genome
data via the Agricultural Genome Information System. This is an
outstanding opportunity to learn state-of-the-art bioinformatics if you
have studied molecular biology and enjoy working with databases and
The ideal candidate for this position will have the following attributes:
recent Ph. D. in molecular biology (preferably molecular genetics),
experience with molecular biology software and/or databases (ACEDB, BLAST
searching etc.), is computer savvy, and is quick to learn. Some
programming experience is preferred, but not necessary. Candidates who have
just defended their thesis will be considered
Salary will be based on qualifications and experience but in the $30=EDs.
Contact: Dr Paul J. Bottino, Department of Plant Biology, University of
Maryland, College Park MD 20742. Phone 301-405-1641, FAX 301-314-9081,
email pb23 at umail.umd.edu.
Dr. Paul Bottino
pb23 at umail.umd.edu