The Genome Center at the University of California, Davis invites applications from qualified candidates for an Assistant Project Scientist position.
Working for Professor Richard Michelmore, this position will conduct wet lab and computational analyses of plant genomes, develop and apply advanced molecular protocols and computational analytical methods, and provide oversight in the management of large datasets.
Candidates should be an expert in plant molecular biology and bioninformatics, with a Ph.D. in a relevant field, as well as postdoctoral and mentorship experience.
Preference will be given to candidates with a strong record of refereed journal publications, and familiarity with the application of cutting-edge molecular tools and advanced computer tools for genomic analysis and database use.
Interested candidates should submit all materials via the web-based online submission system, JPF01768. Required materials include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research, and names and contact information for three references. The deadline for full consideration is September 30, 2017.
The University of California, Davis, and the UC Davis Genome Center are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California, Davis, is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.