A postdoctoral research position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Tesfaye Mengiste at Purdue University. We work on plant immune responses to fungal and bacterial pathogens using the Arabidopsis and tomato systems. The applicant must have a Ph.D, strong educational and training background as well as experience in molecular genetics. Research experience and diverse skill sets in molecular biology techniques is required for the position. Experience on chromatin immunopreciptation, CHIP-seq, co-IP, and Arabidopsis genetics will be important for the completion of the planned project. The successful candidate will have strong verbal and written communication skills in English and an ability to work and collaborate with others within or outside the lab. Please send cover letter, CV and name and contact information of three referees by e-mail to mengiste from purdue.edu<mailto:mengiste from purdue.edu>.
Department of Botany and Plant pathology
915 W. State street
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2054, USA