Positions at Mendel Biotechnology, Inc.
mfromm at MendelBio.COM
Fri Oct 9 19:49:07 EST 1998
MENDEL BIOTECHNOLOGY, INC
Plant Functional Genomics
Mendel Biotechnology is a functional genomics company that is focused on
exploring the Arabidopsis genome to discover genes of agricultural value,
and to understand the fundamental processes of plant growth and
development. The science advisory board consists of Chris Somerville
(Carnegie Institution), Fred Ausubel (Harvard Medical School), Jonathan
Jones (Sainsbury Laboratory, UK), Brian Staskawicz (UC Berkeley), and
Elliot Meyerowitz (Caltech).
We seek individuals with exceptional creativity, motivation and
scientific abilities to join us in this challenging and exciting
Staff Scientist positions
Positions are available in i) biochemistry; ii) plant physiology; and iii)
molecular genetics. Candidates should have a Ph.D. and several years of
postdoctoral experience, and the ability to work well in multi-disciplinary
teams. We are particularly interested in scientists who use
multidisciplinary approaches to solve biological problems.
Candidates should be familiar with standard sequence analysis, genome
databases and have excellent communication skills. Positions will involve
curation and processing of data on a large scale. Programming experience
Candidates should have expertise in modern plant biology. Postdoctoral
candidates will work in the freezing, drought or specialty products
programs. You will have access to the unique Arabidopsis resources and
functional genomics capabilities at Mendel to make discoveries in these
areas in collaboration with senior scientists at Mendel.
Research Associate positions
Research associates will work in a multidisciplinary team, providing
molecular biology expertise. You should have a M.Sc. or B.Sc. degree with
experience in molecular biology and the ability to work
well in a team setting.
Mendelís state-of-the-art gene discovery and plant growth facilities are
situated in the San Francisco Bay area. We offer an attractive package of
salary, benefits, stock options, a 401(k) plan and an exciting scientific
environment. Resumes should be sent to Dr. Mike Fromm,CEO, Mendel
Biotechnology, 21375 Cabot Blvd, Hayward, CA 94545 or emailed to
mfromm at mendelbio.com. For additional information
on Mendel visit our web site at <http://www.mendelbio.com/>www.mendelbio.com
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