Mushroom Mol Bio Postdoc available in Hong Kong

b097709 at HP720A.CSC.CUHK.HK b097709 at HP720A.CSC.CUHK.HK
Wed Jun 28 05:46:47 EST 1995


Shiitake---Lentinula edodes

A post-doctoral fellowship position is available for application
immediately, as early as 1 Sept., 1995  for a recent PhD to conduct
research works in the molecular biology of basidiomycetous fungi fruiting
body development.  The fungi used in the study is Shiitake
Mushroom/Xiangku, Lentinula edodes.

Applicants should have a strong background in molecular biology. 
Preference will be given to an applicant with experience in fungal genetics
and familiarity with polymerase chain reaction methods.

Major techniques to be used:  RNA fingerprinting with Arbitrarily Primed
PCR (RAP), protoplast transformation, nucleic acid hybridizations, and
automatic DNA sequencing.

Annual stipend will be around US$40,000, depending on the experience of the
applicant.  Initial appointment is one year and may be renewable for
another year.

Please send curriculum vitae and names of three references to:

Dr. H.S. Kwan
Deptment of Biology
Science Centre
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shatin, N.T.
Hong Kong

e-mail: b097709 at

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