Postdoc position at MPIZ Cologne

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Mon Nov 12 10:17:21 EST 2001

MPI for Plant Breeding Research

The Department of Molecular Plant Genetics at the Max Planck=20
Institute for Plant Breeding Research in Cologne=20
(<> is=20
seeking as from January 1st 2002 a:

Post-doctoral Research Scientist (BAT IIa)

The successful applicant will study the function of SBP-domain=20
proteins and their role in Arabidopsis development. In particular,=20
he/she will screen for interacting proteins and possible target genes.

The SBP-domain represents a novel DNA-binding protein domain unique=20
to plants. In Arabidopsis, SBP-domain proteins are encoded by the SPL=20
genes, forming a structural heterogeneous gene family of putative=20
transcription factors.

Candidates should hold a PhD with relevant experience in the field of=20
molecular genetics and in particular have knowledge of and practical=20
experience in protein expression systems. The appointment will be for=20
2 years at the level of BAT IIa and with the possibility of an=20
extension of 1 year.

Applications for this position including CV and the names of three=20
referees should be sent to:

Dr. Peter Huijser
Max Planck Institut f=FCr Z=FCchtungsforschung
Carl-von-Linn=E9-Weg 10, D-50829 K=F6ln

or to huijser at by the 1th of December 2001.

The Max-Planck-Society is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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