[Arabidopsis] Post-doc position available

Muthusamy Manoharan via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by manoharanm from uapb.edu)
Fri Feb 25 16:17:44 EST 2011


Post-doctoral Position Available

A post-doctoral research associate position is available immediately in the Department of Agriculture, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Pine Bluff, USA to work on: 1) the down regulation of genes involved in lignin biosynthesis for efficient conversion of biomass to biofuel in rice, and 2) the validation of Ur-3 mediated resistance in common bean through transformation. Responsibilities include: the development of regeneration and transformation systems, preparation of vectors including RNAi, genetic engineering of relevant genes, and molecular characterization of transgenic lines. Candidate should hold a Ph.D. in plant science, botany, biology or a related discipline and be considering a career at a predominantly undergraduate minority institution. Prior experience with tissue culture, transformation and molecular biology is desired. The successful candidate must be able to independently design and conduct experiments, and willing to work on other projects in the laboratory.

Send curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and names and contact information of three references to:

Dr. Muthusamy Manoharan
Associate Professor
Department of Agriculture
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
1200 North University Dr.
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Phone: 870-575-8543
E-mail: manoharanm from uapb.edu

Closing Date: March 20, 2011 or until suitable candidate is found.
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.


__________ Information from ESET NOD32 Antivirus, version of virus signature database 5908 (20110225) __________

The message was checked by ESET NOD32 Antivirus.

http://www.eset.com



__________ Information from ESET NOD32 Antivirus, version of virus signature database 5908 (20110225) __________

The message was checked by ESET NOD32 Antivirus.

http://www.eset.com

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE
This message and any files attach are intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to which it is addressed and may contain information that is confidential and/or legally priviledge and exempt from disclosure under applicable law. As the reader of this message, you are hereby notified that any dissemination or copying of this communication is strictly prohibited. If you received this message in error, please advise the sender by reply email and delete the message (and any attachments).



More information about the Arab-gen mailing list