Job opportunity at Cropdesign (Gent, Belgium)

Pierre Lejeune Pierre.lejeune at cropdesign.com
Tue May 30 08:07:44 EST 2000


Cropdesign is a biotech company aiming to develop crops with higher yield,
better quality and improved tolerance to stress and diseases. (see :
http://www.cropdesign.com)


To strengthen its plant evaluation team, CropDesign invites applications for
two positions:

1. researcher automated plant evaluation

We are looking for a plant biologist / agronomist / industrial engineer to
contribute to the development of a high-throughput, automated system for
transgenic plant evaluation. Different aspects of the job include plant
transformation, cultivation, image analysis, seed collection and evaluation.
Applicants should show interest in technical and logistic aspects of the
work such as automation, robotics, computer analysis of plant growth, data
collection and databasing. Knowledge of programming languages (Visual basic,
C++, others..) would be a plus.

2.   researcher cereal plant evaluation

We are looking for a plant biologist / agronomist / industrial engineer with
a background in plant physiology and/or breeding. The candidate is familiar
with experimental design and statistical procedures for agronomic research.
Experience with cereals is a plus.

For both positions, good communication skills, ability to work in a team,
fluency in English and accuracy are required.




For more information please contact:

Pierre Lejeune (position 1), Pierre.Lejeune at cropdesign.com
Willy Dillen (position 2), Willy.Dillen at cropdesign.com







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