postdoctoral position

Gavin Moran Gavin.Moran at
Sun Oct 19 20:08:48 EST 1997


AU$41K - AU$47K  + Superannuation

CSIRO Forestry and Forest Products
and CRC for Sustainable Production Forestry
Canberra, ACT, Australia

The Division is seeking to appoint a molecular geneticist to work on the
genetic basis of key quantitative traits for eucalypt breeding programs. The
focus will be on wood and pulp traits in E. globulus. You will join a team
which is carrying out research on molecular breeding of forest tree crops
and assessment of genetic resources of native forests.
The position will be funded by the CRC for Sustainable Production Forestry. 
The person we are seeking must have a PhD in genetics or a related field
with experience in molecular techniques, including DNA marker technologies.
Experience in genetic mapping and QTL analysis will be favourably received.
You will need the ability to participate in collaborative studies and have
excellent communication skills. The appointment will be for a period of
three years.
For further information contact Dr Gavin Moran on ph 612 62818208, fax 612
62818233, e-mail gavin.moran at
The duty statement and selection criteria for the position can be obtained
from Kerrie Doutch Ph: 612 2818352, Fax: 612 62818312, e-mail:
kerry.doutch at
Application must quote reference 97/0387 and include the names and addresses
of two professional referees and can be forwarded to:
The Personnel Manager
CSIRO Forestry and Forest Products
PO Box E4008 Kingston 
ACT 2604
And should reach us by November 7 1997.  

Dr Gavin F. Moran				Ph 616 2818208
Division of Forestry and Forest Products	Fax 616 2818233
CSIRO						Email gavin.moran at
PO Box E4008 Kingston ACT 2604

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