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WHAT'S NEW  ::  Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

March 7, 2023
Postdoctoral Researcher in Rhizobium-Legume Symbiosis

Employer: North Dakota State University
Location: Fargo, North Dakota
Closing Date: April 30, 2023

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Job Description

Review of applications will begin March 31, 2023, and continue until the position is filled.

We seek a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join the Geddes lab in the Department of Microbiological Sciences at North Dakota State University. The researcher will work to understand principles of the rhizobium-legume symbiosis and broader plant-microbe interactions with an aim to translating discoveries to engineering root nodule symbiosis in cereal crops. Research objectives will involve the application of a wide range of cutting-edge molecular biology and bacterial genetics techniques including advanced molecular cloning, synthetic genomics and bioinformatics.

The researcher will join a large, dynamic group and be involved in mentoring several graduate students in experimental design and manuscript preparation. There will also be opportunities to develop independent lines of research.

Application Instructions

Review of applications will begin March 31, 2023, with an anticipated start date in early June, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. Initial funding is available for two years.

Any questions related to the position may be directed to barney.geddes@ndsu.edu

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North Dakota State University is an Equal Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable; or NDSU is an EEO/AA-MF/ Vet/ Disability; OR NDSU is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Visit ndsu.edu/equity or call 701-231-7708 for more information.

Application Contacts

Dr. Barney Geddes


Related Links

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