Plant Molecular Biology Post-Doctoral Position Available

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Wed Mar 12 19:08:21 EST 1997


A Post-Doctoral position in Plant Molecular Biology is available
immediately at the Institute of Paper Science and Technology
(IPST). The appointee will be applying standard molecular biology
techniques to tree improvement (gene cloning, transfer and
analysis methods). The project is described below:

EARLY FLOWERING OF HARDWOOD AND SOFTWOOD TREES. Flower formation
in softwood and hardwood trees will be investigated through the
isolation and expression analysis of homologs of floral homeotic
genes and identification of novel genes. Candidates for this
position should have a Ph.D. in Plant Molecular Biology or a
related field.

IPST is a private, independent graduate school funded by the
Pulp and Paper Industry, located on the campus of the
Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech). IPST faculty
members teach and conduct research on all aspects of the
paper industry, and are vigorous participants in the
scientific community, publishing widely. Research at IPST is
supported by competitive grants, contracts and internal
funds. Staff at IPST have access to Georgia Tech facilities.

For more information contact:
         Dr. John Cairney
                    Tel:    (404) 894 1079
                 e-mail:    john.cairney at ipst.edu


Please send resumes to:
         Ms. Patricia Hughes
         Manager, Human Resources
         Institute of Paper Science and Technology
         500 10th St., N.W.
         Atlanta, GA 30318-5794

IPST is an AA/EEO employer M/F/V/D





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