[Arabidopsis] Belostotsky lab - multiple Ph.D. student,
postdoctoral and tech positions
dab at albany.edu
Thu Aug 10 12:05:35 EST 2006
Multiple Ph.D. student, postdoctoral and tech positions
Multiple Ph.D. student fellowships and postdoctoral and tech positions
are available in the research groups of Dr. Dmitry Belostotsky and Dr.
Julia Chekanova at the University of Missouri (Kansas City).
Successful applicants will work in a research team studying:
1) posttranscriptional control of gene expression in Arabidopsis
2) mRNA processing and control of mRNA release from the site of
transcription in yeast
SEE: our selected recent publications for further information:
EMBO J in press 2006
Nature in full review July 2006
Trends in Plant Science 10: 347-353, 2005
Molecular Cell 16:498-500, 2004
RNA 10:1200-1214, 2004
Genetics 163:311-319, 2003
RNA 9:1476-1490, 2003
Current Biology 11:1207-1214, 2001
AND/OR: have a look at our current webpage
AND/OR: send email application to dab at albany.edu (CV,
research statement, 3 references)
WHEN: These positions are open from February 2007
Successful candidates will have an appropriate degree and solid
background in molecular biology and/or genetics, biochemistry, cell
biology, and/or plant development, evidenced by a strong publication
record in international journals (for postdoctoral applicants).
Experience in RNA biology and/or bioinformatics is a plus.
Kansas City is a major cosmopolitan center featuring dynamic cultural
environment, vibrant music scene, and exciting opportunities for
year-round recreational activities. It has been dubbed "Paris of the
ranked within top 6 places to live in United States. UMKC School of
Biological Sciences is located next to the Stowers Institute, offering
ample opportunities for collaborations.
Graduate students enter through a UMKC graduate program admission
process which is described in detail in the Graduate Student Handbook
that can be downloaded as a pdf file from the
Financial support: All Ph.D. candidates in UMKC graduate programs
are provided financial support. Assistantships for doctoral students
provide a yearly stipend of $22,000 -- plus tuition remissions and fee
waivers, for a total financial equivalent of approximately $34,000.
Dmitry A. Belostotsky, Ph.D.
In 2007: School of Biological Sciences
University of Missouri - Kansas City
Kansas City MO 64110
Department of Biological Sciences
State University of New York at Albany
1400 Washington Ave., Albany, NY 12222
Phone and FAX (518) 442 4368
E-mail dab at albany.edu
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