Technician Position available
Mark E. Williams
Mark.E.Williams at usa.dupont.com
Mon Feb 28 16:42:49 EST 2000
Technical position available immediately in a commercial maize genetics
and molecular biology lab.
The individual filling this position will assist in the discovery,
characterization and application of maize genes or genomic regions
(QTLs). This will involve experiments based on a cDNA sequencing project
and its related activites such as high-throughput gene expression
analysis, Mu-transposon-induced gene knockout evaluations and gene
Requirements: B. S. or M.S. in Plant biotechnology, genetics or related
Prior experience necessary with basic plant molecular biology
techniques, especially PCR, DNA and RNA isolation, cloning and
recombinant DNA techniques, agarose/polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis,
and Southern and Northern blotting.
Relevant computer and statistical knowledge in order to properly analyze
and organize data.
Good organizational/record keeping skills. Able to work independently
and effectively organize activities in order to conduct multiple
projects at a given time.
For questions or information on how to apply, please contact:
DuPont AG Biotechnology
Stine-Haskell Research Center 210N/253
1090 Elkton Road
Newark, DE 19714-0030 USA
mark.e.williams at usa.dupont.com
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