postdoc position

daemon at daemon at
Wed Jan 14 12:57:38 EST 1998

The MPI for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne has a vacancy for a:

Postdoctoral position in Plant Molecular Biology

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellowship funded by the
European Community-Biotechnology Programme on "The role of transfer cells in
grain filling". Transfer cells play a vital role in assimilate transfer into
the cereal seed. The differentiation of the endosperm transfer layer will be
studied using molecular, genetic and cell biological techniques. The
candidate should have experience in biochemistry, cell biology or molecular
biology, preferably but not necessarily of plants. The post is available
immediately for a period of up to three years. Salary will be according to
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft postdoctoral fellowship scales. For further
information, please contact Dr. Richard Thompson (0049221-5062440, e-mail
thompson at To apply, send a cover letter describing
research experience and interests, curriculum vitae and names of two
referees to:  R. D. Thompson, MPI f=FCr Z=FCchtungsforschung, Carl-von-Linn=
=E9 Weg
10, D-50829 K=F6ln, Germany. The MPIZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Richard Thompson
MPI fuer Zuechtungsforschung
Carl-von-Linn=E9 Weg 10

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