Postdoc position-Australia

anna koltunow anna.koltunow at
Mon Feb 21 20:44:09 EST 2000

CSIRO Plant Industry-Adelaide South Australia.
Two Year Appointment-Salary $44-51K.
Applications close March 10th 2000.

We are re-advertising for a Postdoc to participate in a study investigating
the molecular events associated in the initiation of apomixis
(fertilization independent seed set). The project is in collaboration with
the laboratory of Dr Abed Chaudhury at CSIRO Plant Industry in Canberra and
is concerned with the analysis of mutants that alter aspects of embryo sac,
endosperm and embryo formation.  In addition to developmental
characterization, the research will involve gene isolation, protein studies
and  work in the model apomictic plant Hieracium (a member of the
compositae). Essential requirements for this position include a PhD in
plant molecular biology or a related discipline and working knowledge in

For further details about the project please contact Anna Koltunow
(anna.koltunow at An information package and documentation on
the  selection criteria for applicants can be obtained by Emailing Kerry
Summerfield (kerry.summerfield at

As a first step applicants are strongly advised to obtain the selection
criteria and duty statements concerning the position from Kerry. Please
address your application quoting the reference number PG:99161 and include
details of your experience, skills, qualifications and publications. Please
mark your application confidential and Email your application to Kerry
Summerfield or Post it to: The Recruitment Officer CSIRO Plant Industry, PO
Box 350. Glen Osmond. South Australia 5064, to arrive by March 10th 2000.
Anna Koltunow
CSIRO Plant Industry
PO Box 350,
Glen Osmond. South Australia 5064.
Tel 61-8-83038610
Fax 61-8-83038601

Courier Address: Entry No  2 Waite Campus
Hartley Grove Urrbrae S.A. 5064

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