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Department of Biological Science,
University of Illinois at Chicago
Postdoc in plant hydraulic conductivity and water relations: We are
looking for a highly motivated individual to work on an NSF funded project
dealing with plant hydraulic responses to CO2 enrichment. Persons with a
PhD in appropriate fields including plant water relations, ecophysiology,
ecohydrology, are encouraged to apply. Experience/familiarity with root
and shoot measurements of hydraulic conductivity, gas exchange, sapflow,
water relations and tissue nitrogen chemistry is highly desirable.
Demonstrated ability to publish peer-reviewed papers and effective written
and oral communication skills is also a plus. The work will include travel
to FACE facilities at Duke University and SOYFACE in southern Illinois as
well as travel to Harvard University. Salary is competitive and
commensurate with experience. Inquiries and applications should be sent to
Hormoz BassiriRad (hormoz from uic.edu 312-996-8674), department of
Biological Sciences of the University of Illinois at Chicago. Please
provide names and contact information of three references. Position is
available immediately and the search will continue until a suitable
candidate is found.