Research Associate-Fixed Term

East Lansing MI
Mar 07, 2018
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Working/Functional Title

Research Associate (Postdoctoral Researcher)

Position Summary

The candidate will conduct research on a project that will involve performing chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP) and DNA-affinity purification (DAP) coupled with next generation sequencing (ChIP-Seq and DAP-Seq respectively) to establish the architecture of maize gene regulatory networks.  The position involves 80% research, 15% supervision of undergraduate and graduate students, 5% participation in conferences and other activities associated with enhancing the candidates academic formation.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Minimum Requirements

The candidate is one that has extensive experience in plant molecular biology, plant molecular genetics, plant biochemistry or similar fields.

Desired Qualifications

The candidate should have experience with next generation sequencing.

Required Application Materials

CV and cover letter

Special Instructions

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