A full-time, junior- or senior-level technician is immediately available in
a plant biotechnology/molecular genetics laboratory at the University of
Kentucky. The incumbent is expected to perform research germane to
molecular genetic analysis and manipulation of plant development and to
genetic engineering of plants for molecular farming/pharming. In addition,
the incumbent will help manage the laboratory.
Applicants should hold at least a BSc degree or equivalent in biochemistry,
genetics, bacteriology or a closely related field, plus more than two years
laboratory research experience. The applicants should have molecular
biology technical expertise. Experience working in a plant biotechnology
laboratory using such techniques as plant tissue culture, plant
transformation, plant maintenance and analysis of transgenic plants is
desirable (but not
We offer very competitive salary and benefits. Salary will be commensurate
qualifications. If interested, please fax or email your application with
CV, and names, phone numbers and email addresses of three references to Dr.
Susheng Gan at 606-323-1077 (fax) or sgan at pop.uky.edu. University of
Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer.