A technical support position at DuPont

Jianjun_Yang Jianjun-Gene.Yang at usa.dupont.com
Mon Jul 9 21:14:32 EST 2001


A technical support position for a BS or MS Plant Molecular Biologist 
is available at DuPont Central Research & Development in Wilmington, 
DE.  To apply, please follow the job description posted below.  For 
further information or questions, please contact Dr. Gene Yang by 
e-mail at Jianjun-Gene.Yang at usa.dupont.com

Gene Yang, Ph.D.
Research Biochemist
DuPont CR&D
Experimental Station
Wilmington, DE 19880
302-695-9021

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DuPont Central Research & Development
Plant Molecular Biology Technical Support Position


DuPont Central Research & Development, Biochemical Science & 
Engineering has an opportunity for someone with strong skills in 
molecular biology and protein biochemistry, experience in plant 
transformation, and knowledge in plant genetics and cell biology. 
This position is currently located in Wilmington, Delaware at the 
Experimental Station.  The successful candidate for this research 
support position will join a research program to study plant systems. 
He/She will be expected to keep good records and have excellent 
written and oral communication skills to interact with a team of 
scientists.

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:
*BS or MS degree in biology or the equivalent experience.  *Strong 
safety awareness. *Experience with DNA manipulation, gene expression, 
transgene analysis in plants.  Demonstrated skills in plasmid 
construction, DNA/RNA preparation, PCR, and Southern/Northern 
blotting.  *Experience with protein purification and analysis in 
plants.  Demonstrated skills in protein gel electrophoresis, column 
chromatography, and immunoblotting.  *Experience with plant tissue 
culture, plant transformation, and transgenic plant growth. 
*Willingness to learn and deploy new techniques.  *Demonstrated 
ability to effectively manage time, to maintain accurate laboratory 
records, and to effectively solve problems at the technical level. 
*Ability to work independently of immediate supervision, while 
functioning as a part of a team.  *Basic knowledge of plant genetics 
and cell biology.  *Basic skills in scientific computing.

CODE: 1673HS01CRD

DuPont is a global company of people who deliver science-based 
solutions that make a difference in people's lives in food and 
nutrition; healthcare; apparel; home and construction; electronics; 
and transportation.  For talented and creative people, future career 
paths at DuPont can be rich and varied.  Wherever your talents and 
interests take you in DuPont, you will be working with the best 
scientists, engineers, computer experts, and manufacturing, 
marketing, and financial professionals.  At DuPont we have:

Up-to-date laboratories supplied with leading-edge instruments and equipment
Modern information systems
Nearly 2,500 Ph.D.s in the United States alone

DuPont offers a competitive salary and an outstanding benefits package.  To
apply, please refer to DuPont's homepage 
(http://www.dupont.com/careers), and refer to position code number 
1673HS01CRD.  An equal Opportunity Employer.




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