Post-Doc position at IGC
A postdoctoral position is available from September 1st 2015 on in the
Plant Genomics lab at Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia in Oeiras,
Portugal (www.igc.gulbenkian.pt). The IGC is a private research
institute located 20 km west of Lisbon, providing an excellent
scientific environment and the opportunity to live and work in one of
the most beautiful regions of Portugal.
The successful candidate will study the impact and underlying pathways
of changes in DNA methylation patterns during sexual reproduction in
Physcomitrella patens. These studies make part of the ERA-CAPS project
“Evolution of Sexual Reproduction in Plants”
and thus will include intensive collaborations with the partner
Applicants should have a PhD degree in Biology, Biochemistry, or
equivalent. Preferential consideration will be given to candidates with
previous experience in Physcomitrella patens and/or epigenetics, while
being highly motivated and able to work with a certain degree of
independence is essential. The initial appointment will be for six
months, prolongable for a further 30 months subject to evaluation.
For additional information, please see here:
To apply, please send a CV, contacts of previous supervisor(s), and a
letter of motivation by e-mail in one pdf and with the subject “EVOREPRO
Application” to Jorg Becker (jbecker from igc.gulbenkian.pt).
The application deadline is August 10th 2015.
Dr. Jorg D. Becker
Plant Genomics Lab & Gene Expression Unit
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência Tel.: +351-214464526
Rua Quinta Grande Nº6 Fax: +351-214407970
2780-156 Oeiras mobile: +351-922153498
jbecker from igc.gulbenkian.pt