[Arabidopsis] Postdoctoral Researcher -- Job Posting
mja18 at psu.edu
Wed Aug 30 14:10:10 EST 2006
Postdoctoral Researcher Axtell Lab, Department
of Biology and the Huck Institutes of the Life
Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802
A Postdoctoral position is available to study
small RNAs in plants. Researchers interested in
leveraging both Arabidopsis and the moss
Physcomitrella to understand the functions of
deeply conserved and lineage-specific microRNAs
and siRNAs are encouraged to apply. Additional
research topics include high-throughput discovery
and quantification of plant small RNAs with an
emphasis on technology development and bioinformatics.
Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in Biology or a
related discipline. Candidates with experience
using Arabidopsis and/or Physcomitrella as model
systems are especially encouraged to apply.
The Pennsylvania State University is located in
State College, Pennsylvania, a beautiful and
diverse city that combines the ease of living in
a small community with the cultural and
recreational diversity of a large
university. State College is also located within
4 hours of metropolitan New York, Philadelphia and Washington D.C.
To apply, send a Curriculum vitae along with
three letters of reference to mja18 [at] psu [dot] edu or by post to:
Michael J. Axtell, Ph.D
Assistant Professor of Biology
The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences
410 Life Sciences Bldg.
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802
Applications will be considered until the position is filled.
Penn State is committed to affirmative action,
equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce.
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