Postdoc in Plastid Transformation
At the IPK-Gatersleben Germany, Gene Transfer Group.
Position subject to budged approval.
The IPK-Gatersleben is a public research centre, with the objective to
carry out basic and applied research in the field of plant genetics and
crop plants (http://www.ipk-gatersleben.de).
The focus of the Gene Transfer Group at the IPK-Gatersleben
(http://www.ipk-gatersleben.de/englisch/abtl-ags/ipke-gt.htm) is on the
incorporation of quality traits in cereals and other important crop plants,
using genetic transformation technology.
The selected candidate will perform vector constuction, tissue culture,
biolistic transformation and molecular analysis of transgenic crops.
Experience with plastid transformation is required, experience with crop
transformation a plus.
Gatersleben is located in the centre of Germany, close to the Harz
mountains and the historic city of Quedlinburg.
Please send your CV, list of references and intended starting date
preferably by e-mail to:
Dr. Fredy Altpeter
e-mail: altpeter at ipk-gatersleben.de
Fax: +49 39482 5136
06466 Gatersleben, Germany