Postdoc-Position Plant Molecular Biology
IPK Gatersleben, Germany
The IPK Gatersleben is a public research centre, with the objective to
carry out basic and applied research in the field of plant genetics and
crop plants (http://www.ipk-gatersleben.de).
The focus of the Gene Transfer Group at the IPK-Gatersleben
(http://www.ipk-gatersleben.de/englisch/abtl-ags/ipke-gt.htm) is on the
incorporation of quality traits in cereals and other important crop
plants, using genetic transformation technology.
The selected candidate will perform vector construction, tissue culture,
biolistic transformation and molecular analysis of transgenic crops with
the aim of metabolic pathway engineering.
Extensive experience with standard molecular biology techniques is
required, experience with plant tissue culture and -transformation a
Gatersleben is located in the centre of Germany, close to the Harz
mountains and the historic city of Quedlinburg.
Please send your CV, list of references and intended starting date
preferably by e-mail to:
Dr. Fredy Altpeter, Gene Transfer Group, IPK Gatersleben
Corrensstr. 3, 06466 Gatersleben, Germany
e-mail: altpeter at ipk-gatersleben.de
Fax: +49 39482 5139