PhD in Biological Chemistry, Plant Biology, or Plant Virology by December 31, 2017. Experience in agrobacterium research. Experience in cell and molecular biology techniques. Proven record of publication in internationally recognized scientific journals. Experience in presenting data at scientific meetings.
Knowledge of Plant Biology on molecular and cellular level. Knowledge of plant proteasomal degradation systems. Knowledge of techniques to genetically cross Arabidopsis plants.
Experience in confocal microscopy.
Brief Description of Duties:
- Perform guided research on agrobacterium using BiFC, confocal microscope, comet assay and tumor assay.
- Perform guided research on plant viruses using molecular biology techniques.
- Generation of Arabidopsis and N. benthamiana transgenic plants.
- Summarize data for publication in scientific journals.
- Present research at meetings, both internal and external at scientific conferences and meetings.
- Other duties as assigned.
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Official Job Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Job Field: Post Doctoral
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Biochemistry and Cell Biology-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 9am - 6pmBiochemistry and Cell Biology-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Posting Start Date: Jul 18, 2017
Posting End Date: Dec 1, 2017, 12:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: E89