[Arabidopsis] re: Job announcement

Jung-Youn Lee via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by lee At dbi.udel.edu)
Fri Dec 15 13:55:08 EST 2006

I would like to post the job announcement described below. 
Jung-Youn Lee
Jung-Youn Lee, PhD
RM227, Delaware Biotechnology Institute
15 Innovation Way
University of Delaware 
Newark, DE 19711
Tel: 302 831-3230
E. mail:  <mailto:lee At dbi.udel.edu> lee At dbi.udel.edu
Postdoc Position in Proteomics/Molecular/Cell Biology
Delaware Biotechnology Institute
Newark, Delaware, USA

Application Instructions: Please send a letter of application describing
research background, a CV, a brief research interest, and the names and
contact information for three references to: Jung-Youn Lee, Delaware
Biotechnology Institute, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19711.
Applications may be sent by email to  <mailto:jylee At udel.edu>
jylee At udel.edu.

Job Description:
A postdoctoral position is immediately available to work on projects to
investigate the molecular mechanisms and components of cell-to-cell
communication mediated by plasmodesmata in plants. We have demonstrated
recently that macromolecular trafficking through plasmodesmata plays
important roles in controlling developmental and physiological processes
(Lee et al, 2005, Plant Cell, 17:2832-2847; Lucas and Lee, 2004, Nature Rev
Mol Cell Biol. 5:712-726; Lee et al., 2003, Science, 299: 392-396). The
current projects involve molecular dissection of plasmodesmal targeting
mechanism and identification of plasmodesmal channel components. The
successful candidates will use a combination of molecular biology, reverse
genetics, cell biology, and biochemical/proteomics approaches to address
these questions. Highly motivated and independent researcher who will thrive
in a collaborative environment is encouraged to apply.
A strong background in biochemistry, molecular biology, and/or plant cell
biology is highly desirable. Experience in protein-protein interaction,
native protein purification, and mass spectrometry is a plus. Highly
competitive salary and benefit will be commensurate with experience. 
Lee laboratory is housed at the Delaware Biotechnology Institute (
<http://www.dbi.udel.edu/mission.html> http://www.dbi.udel.edu/mission.html)
which provides a state-of-the-art infrastructure and a multidisciplinary
research and education environment and is ideally located in the heart of
the East coast between Washington D.C. and New York. 

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