[Arabidopsis] post-doc position in Germany
(by cgleaso from uni-goettingen.de)
Thu Jan 12 08:24:25 EST 2012
The Department of Molecular Biology and Physiology of Plants at the
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen is looking to fill the position of a
within the lab of Dr. Cynthia Gleason. The position is full time with a
limited contract of2 year(s) / to 2014. This position should be filled
by 14.02.2012. Salary: Pay grade 13 TV-L.
*Your duties *
The selected candidate will conduct research in plant/root-knot nematode
interactions at the new, the state of the art
/Schwann/-/Schleiden/-/Research Center. /
The goal of the project is to further understand how plant parasitic
nematodes are reprogramming themselves and their plant host
(Arabidopsis) during successful infections using transcriptome
sequencing and plant mutant analyzes.
.The successful candidate will hold a recent a Ph.D. degree in plant
biology or related field.
.have strong experimental skills, with working knowledge of molecular
biology techniques such gene cloning and RNA isolation. Experience with
gene expression analysis (qRT-PCR/RNA-seq) and bioinformatic methods is
.is proficient in English.
.have a strong publication record in good scientific journals.
Please send your application with the usual documents either by email to Cynthia.Gleason from biologie.uni-goettingen.de or by post to Dr. Cynthia Gleason, Georg-August-University Göttingen, Schwann-Schleiden-Forschungszentrum, Julia-Lermontowa-Weg 3D-37077 Göttingen, Germany, no later than 4 February 2012.
This post is designed to serve in fostering young researchers and
The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and
places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for women.
Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply as they are
underrepresented in this field. Disabled persons with equivalent
aptitude will be favoured.
If you have any questions, please contact Cynthia Gleason (Phone: +49 551 39 177846, Cynthia.Gleason from biologie.uni-goettingen.de).
We request that you send us copies of your application documents, as no
returns will be made. We will destroy the documents after a holding
period of five months. Application documents will only be returned to
you if you provide a self-addressed adequately stamped envelope.
Jr. Prof. Dr. Cynthia Gleason
Phone: +49 551 39-177846
Fax: +49 551 39-7820
e-mail: cgleaso from gwdg.de
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