A postdoctoral position is available to study the
carbon flux through the early steps of the
isoprenoid pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana. This
research program is part of a European consortium
funded in FP7 that aims at developing alternative
crop plants for the production of natural rubber.
The ideal candidate will be experienced in plant
molecular biology and/or plant biochemistry. The
position is available for a maximum of 4 years,
starting May 1st 2008 or soon thereafter.
Applications including a full CV, list of
publications, outline of research interest and
names of two referees should be sent to Prof.
Yves Poirier, Department of Plant Molecular
Biology, Biophore Building, University of
Lausanne, CH-1015 Lausanne, or by email to
yves.poirier from unil.ch. To get more information on
the laboratory and the Department, visit the web
site at http://www.unil.ch/dbmv/page8008_en.html.
Prof. Yves Poirier
Département de Biologie Moléculaire Végétale
Université de Lausanne
tel: (41)(21) 692 42 22
fax: (41)(21) 692 41 95