The Zhang laboratory at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center (St. Louis, Missouri) employs cutting-edge technologies in green algae and higher plants to study how photosynthetic organisms respond to environment. We are seeking a highly motivated and creative postdoc to investigate algal temperature response by using high-throughput and quantitative approaches. The position can start as early as October 1, 2016. Qualified applicants should have a PhD in molecular biology, genetics, genomics, biochemistry, or related field. The successful candidate would have strong background in biochemistry and molecular biology, excellent organization and communication skills, and outstanding collaborative abilities. Experience in algal research and/or bioinformatics is a plus.
The collaborative research environment at the Danforth Center offers an excellent opportunity for career development. The Danforth Center offers a complete benefits package and competitive salary. The St. Louis region provides wonderful environment to work and live.
To apply for this position, please send a cover letter (stating research experience and career goals), CV, and the names and contact information for three references to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Postdoctoral Researcher – Zhang Lab” in the subject line.