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NSERC industrial post doc research fellowship

Nobody nobody at hgmp.mrc.ac.uk
Wed Jul 5 15:31:18 EST 2000

NSERC Industrial Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship

Plant Genetic Engineering<br>

Alberta Research Council<br>

Our Crop and Plant Management Business Unit in Vegreville, Alberta is
involved in plant genetic engineering and develops environmentally sound
and economically acceptable practices/strategies for pest management,
revegetation and native plant community restoration.

We seek qualified post-doctoral research fellow to work in the plant
genetic engineering laboratory to identify and develop tissue-specific
promoters for the expression of foreign genes in plants. The successful
candidate will work with both the Alberta Research Council and
AgriGenomics (a start-up agricultural biotechnology company based
in Edmonton, Alberta). For more information contact Dr. Pierre Bilodeau,
Crop and Plant Management Business Unit, Alberta Research Council, P.O.
Bag 4000, Vegreville, Alberta T9C 1T4. Phone (780) 632 8213; Fax (780)
632 8612; email pierreb at arc.ab.ca

Candidates require a Ph.D. with a strong background in molecular biology
and experience in gene isolation and characterisation; vector development
and construction; plant transformation; and analysis of gene expression
using both RNA analysis and reporter gene constructs. Experience with
plant systems, excellent interpersonal, oral and written communications
skills are preferred. A valid driver=EDs license is required.<br>

This is a professional position offering a comprehensive benefit package
and stimulating work environment. This is a two-year term position
with an excellent possibility of extension. Salary will be
commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Please apply in writing before 1 August 2000 to:

Human Resources
Alberta Research Council
Bag 4000
Alberta T9C 1T4

=46ax: (403) 632-8385<br>
E-mail: patf at arc.aec.ab.ca

Pierre Bilodeau Ph.D.
Research Scientist
Crop and Plant Management Unit
Alberta Research Council
PO Bag 4000, Vegreville, Alberta
T9C 1T4
tel: 780 632 8213
fax: 780 632 8612
email: pierreb at arc.ab.ca

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