Research Associate Molecular Biologist Position

Salehuzzaman Shah shah at
Mon Jun 15 20:27:28 EST 1998


</bigger></bigger></bold><bigger><bigger>Dear Colleagues,

Please consider or pass this on to a potential candidate. Canadian
Citizens/Immigrants will be considered first.


Research Associate-Plant Molecular Biology/Biochemistry

Alberta Research Council, Vegreville


We seek a qualified postdoctoral research associate to work in the plant
genetic engineering laboratory isolating genes from various organisms and
introducing them into crop plants for characteristics like disease
resistance and other quality traits.  The successful candidate will be
involved in gene cloning, making constructs, transforming plants, and
analysing transgenic plants.  For more information contact Dr. Saleh
Shah, Crop and Plant Unit, Alberta Research Council, P.O. Bag 4000,
Vegreville, Alberta T9C 1T4.  Phone (403) 632 8606; Fax (403) 632 8612;
email shah at

Candidates require a Ph.D. in plant biochemistry/molecular biology,
excellent interpersonal, oral and written communications skills,
experience in recombinant DNA technology and plant transformation.
Preference will be given to those candidates with experience in protein
biochemistry.  Computer knowledge is an asset.  A valid driver's license
is required.

This is a professional position offering a comprehensive benefit package
and stimulating work environment.  Salary will be up to $37,000 per annum
depending on qualifications and experience.  This is a two-year term
position with the possibility of renewal.

Please apply in writing quoting<bold> Competition #ARC 1607 before June
30, 1998</bold> to:

Human Resources

Alberta Research Council

250 Karl Clark Road

Edmonton Alberta T6H 5X2


Fax:  (403) 632-8385

E-mail:  patf at


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