A postdoctoral position is available at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis, MO. This DOE funded project is a collaboration between 12 labs across the country. Our goal is to characterize the microbiome and its role in nitrogen and water use efficiency for bioenergy sorghum. Ideal candidates will have previous experience in microbiology. Additional training in molecular, genetic and computational biology is valuable, however strong candidates in any of the afore mentioned disciplines are encouraged to apply and additional training will be provided as needed. For more information about our research program, please see: www.beckybartlab.org Interested individuals should send CV (including contact information for 2-3 references) and a brief (maximum 1 page) statement of research interests/career goals to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Bart Postdoc” in the subject line.
The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and encourages applications from underrepresented groups, including minorities, women, protected veteran status and people with disabilities. Employment discrimination protections are also provided based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis, Missouri is a not-for-profit research institute. Scientists at the Center are engaged in research that strives to enhance the nutritional content of plants, increase agricultural production to create a sustainable food supply, reduce the use of pesticides and fertilizer, develop new and sustainable biofuels, and generate scientific ideas and t...echnologies that will contribute to the economic growth of the St. Louis region. The Danforth Center currently employs nearly 200 individuals. Of these, two-thirds are scientists / scientific staff and approximately 90 hold PhDs. The Danforth Center has a strong international presence and commitment. Scientists from more than 20 different countries work at the Danforth Center and the Center has developed collaborations with educational and research institutes in Africa, China and India.