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The Department of Biological Sciences in the Faculty of Science invites applications for a Plant Molecular Biologist. This Full-time Fixed Short Term position is for approximately 4 months (based on length of grant funding), with the possibility of extension.
Reporting to the Principal Investigator, this position is funded from a Discovery Grant to study mechanism of action of a transcription factor WUSCHEL in shoot differentiation during organogenesis.
Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):
Qualifications / Requirements:
Application Deadline: April 27, 2017
We would like to thank all applicants in advance for submitting their resumes. Please note, only those candidates chosen to continue on through the selection process will be contacted.
This position is part of the AUPE bargaining unit, and falls under the Technical Job Family, Phase 1.
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