Research Associate, Expression Profiling - UBC Wine Research Centre
stlund at interchange.ubc.ca
Fri Oct 29 17:53:12 EST 2004
We are currently recruiting for one Research Associate position in
the UBC Wine Research Centre (WRC). The WRC was established in 1999
and is focused on genomics and proteomics research in grapevine and
yeast in support of the growing Canadian wine industry. The
successful applicant will work in a team environment on a project
funded by Genome Canada to investigate genomic mechanisms underlying
berry development and quality in grapevine (Vitis vinifera cv.
Requirements. Ph.D. in Botany, Plant Physiology, Genetics,
Statistics or other degree related to plant genomics. Training and
recent proven experience in bioinformatics, computational biology or
related field including 2+ years in DNA and protein sequence data
analysis as well as analysis of expression profiling data in
Angiosperm species. Experience in DNA microarray and/or protein mass
spec data analysis is preferred. Industry experience will be
The position is available January 5, 2005. Starting salary will be
$50,800 Cdn per annum plus benefits. The term is for one year with
the possibility of extension for an additional 1.25 years. Closing
date for applications is November 30, 2004. Please submit
applications (letter of interest, full CV and contact details of
three references) and requests for further details to:
Dr. Steven Lund
e-mail: wrcjobs at interchange.ubc.ca
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment
equity. We encourage all qualified persons to apply. However,
Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.
Only qualified applicants will receive a reply.
Steven T. Lund, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Viticulture/Plant Genomics
The University of British Columbia
Wine Research Centre
241 - 2205 East Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4 Canada
"It all starts in the vineyard..."
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