[Arabidopsis] Postdoctoral Research Associate Position

Ma, Jianxin via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by maj from purdue.edu)
Wed May 5 06:00:22 EST 2010

Postdoctoral Position in Plant Genomics and Molecular Genetics
A full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate position in Plant Genomics and =
Molecular Genetics is available in the Department of Agronomy at Purdue Uni=
versity. The successful candidate will apply translational genomics approac=
hes to identifying and characterizing genes/QTLs that underlie complex trai=
ts in soybean, and be expected to contribute to a variety of studies on str=
uctural, functional and evolutionary genomics in Dr. Jianxin Ma=92s laborat=
ory (see some recent publications, Tian et al. 2009 Genome Research, Tian e=
t al. 2010 PNAS; Du et al. 2010 Plant Cell, Du et al. 2010 BMC Genomics). W=
e are part of Purdue University Agricultural Genomics Center equipped with =
the state of the art genomics and bioinformatics facilities, and are involv=
ed in the Plant Biology and Molecular Evolutionary Genetics training groups=
 of Purdue University Interdisciplinary Life Science Program (PULSe).
Applicants should have a PhD in Plant Genetics/Genomics, Plant Molecular Bi=
ology, Computational Biology or related discipline. Experience in DNA/RNA h=
ands-on techniques (e.g., RT-PCR, sequencing and sequence analysis, recombi=
nant DNA and transformation technologies), linkage and association mapping,=
 and/or comparative genomics is highly desired. Experience in high throughp=
ut genomic data mining and bioinformatics (e.g., PERL programming) would be=
 a definite plus. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications=
Please email your cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names and addresses o=
f three references to Dr. Jianxin Ma (maj from purdue.edu<mailto:maj from purdue.edu>=
), Department of Agronomy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907.
Purdue University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
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Jianxin Ma, Ph.D
Department of Agronomy
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Tel: 765-496-3662 (office)
Fax: 765-496-7255

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