Permanent Researcher Position Available in performance plants
A plant molecular biologist and biochemist position (M.Sc. or Ph.D.
levels) is immediately available in the Gene Discovery Program at the
Company's Kingston research facility. Applicants should have a strong
background in plant molecular genetics and in particular, in
knowledge of mechanisms that control gene expression. Knowledge of
plant hormone signal transduction, biotic and abiotic stresses is
also advantageous. The candidate will ideally be detail-orientated,
well-organized, enthusiastic and able to appreciate goal-based
research and development.
Performance Plants Inc. is a major Canadian plant biotechnology
company (www.performanceplants.com), whose mission is to genetically
engineer plant metabolism to improve agricultural productivity. The
company headquarter is located in the Bioscience Complex of Queen's
University, and Kingston is a beautiful city by the Lake Ontario.
Interested applicants should include a curriculum vitae and the names
of three references, and should be sent no later than March 15, to
Louise Thornton, Director of Operations, Performance Plants Inc.,
BioSciences Complex, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada,
K7L 3N6. Email:
<mailto:humanresources at performanceplants.com>humanresources at performanceplants.com.
Fax: 1-(613)-545-3618. Performance Plants Inc. offers a complete
benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer.