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Postdoctoral Associate position available

 

Summary of Position: The Voytas Lab at the University of Minnesota is seeking a postdoctoral associate that will use Plant Genome Engineering to alter photosynthetic pathways. The successful applicant will work with international collaborators to achieve gene targeting with an aim toward improving photosynthetic efficiency.

 

Applicants should have a PhD in plant biology, molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, or a related field. Experience working with photosynthetic systems is preferred. The start date for this position is negotiable but can be as early as September 1, 2018. The position will be for one year terms that are renewed annually based on performance. To apply, please submit a cover letter, CV including complete list of publications, and names and contact information for three references. Submit materials directly to Dr. Dan Voytas (voytas@umn.edu). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.