A postdoctoral position is available starting immediately or later in the
lab of Christian Hardtke at the Dept. of Plant Molecular Biology, University
of Lausanne, Switzerland. Our department offers excellent research
infrastructure combined with a lively, interactive and international
scientific community, located in the beautiful Lake Geneva region.
The candidate is expected to build on recent progress in our lab in one of
various projects that are based on the analysis of natural genetic
variation. Possible topics include for instance the analysis of the cell
biological and biochemical functions of BRX family proteins in Arabidopsis
and other species, or cloning and characterization of rate-limiting factors
in quantitative aspects of Arabidopsis vascular development.
Strongly motivated candidates with demonstrated expertise in molecular
techniques are encouraged to apply. Funding for this position is secured for
two years. However, the successful candidate is expected to apply for
Please forward applications including a curriculum vitae and contact
information for two senior scientist referees by e-mail to
christian.hardtke from unil.ch.
Prof. Christian S. Hardtke
University of Lausanne
Dept. of Plant Mol. Biol.
e-mail christian.hardtke from unil.ch
web site www.unil.ch/dbmv/page21142_en.html